MIFFLINTOWN - Lucien J. "Jack" Stutts, 85, of Brookline Manor, Mifflintown, and formerly of Mifflintown, died at 1:40 p.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014, at the manor.
Born on June 8, 1928, in Mifflintown, Juniata County, he was the son of the late Lucian B. and Elsa (Nestler) Stutts. On Jan. 6, 1950, he wed Donna Jean (Rhinesmith) Stutts, with whom he shared more than 61 years of marriage, before she preceded him in death on Feb. 15, 2011.
He is survived by: two children, Diane S. Littleton and her husband, Pastor Donald W. Littleton, of Great Bend, and David R. Stutts and his wife, Valerie Stutts, of Mifflintown; one sister, M. Evelyn Switzer, of Mifflintown; six grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Stutts and Frank Stutts, and two sisters, Dorothy Hambright and Jean Groninger.
Mr. Stutts was a 1946 graduate of Juniata Joint High School. He was a member and former board of trustee member of the Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Mifflintown, and a member of the Crawford-Brubaker VFW Post No. 5863, Mifflintown. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy.
Jack enjoyed refinishing wood projects and spending time fishing at his vacation home in Rehoboth Beach, Del.
He will long be remembered for having his daily seat at McDonald's, Mifflintown. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and loving all of their activities.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Union Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Mifflintown, with his son-in-law, Pastor Donald W. Littleton, officiating.
There will be no viewing or visitation.
For those who desire, memorial contributions in Mr. Stutt's memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Wormleysburg, PA 17043.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown.
Online tributes and condolences may be extended to the family at www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.