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Florence M. Lutter, 97

Mar 29, 2011

Florence M. Lutter

Rochester – The funeral mass for Florence M. Lutter was held March 19, 2011, at Madonna Towers in Rochester. The Rev. James D. Russell officiated. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery, in Blue Earth.

Mrs. Lutter, age 97, of Rochester, died at Madonna Towers in Rochester on March 16, 2011.

Florence was born Nov. 25, 1913 in Hamil, S.D., to Arthur and Clara (Wagner) Miner. Florence married Martin Lutter on Sept. 8, 1931, at Fairmont. Mr. Lutter died Feb. 1, 1973. The couple farmed in the Winnebago area and were members of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, in Guckeen. Mrs. Lutter moved to Rochester in 1982 and worked in food service at Rochester Methodist Hospital. Mrs. Lutter was a member of Pax Christi Catholic Church, in Rochester, and a past member of the Catholic Daughters, in Blue Earth. She also was a member of the Chat N Sew Club, in Guckeen. Florence enjoyed cooking, gardening, music, playing cards and dominos.

Survivors include a brother, Warner Miner, of Winnebago; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughters, Ruth Ann and Phyllis; brother, Melvin; and sister, Winnifred.

Memorials are preferred to Madonna Living Community Foundation.

Macken Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences are welcome at www.mackenfuneralhome.com