Russell F. “Bud” Lutes, 78, of Seymour, died unexpectedly Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at Highlands Regional Hospital in Sebring, Fla.
Survivors include his wife, Helen Thompson Sipes Lutes; children, Jill (Neal) Krumme, Pam (Brian) Acton, David (Annette) Lutes and Daniel (Linda) Lutes; stepchildren, Julie (Don) Moyer and Brad (Kate) Sipes; 11 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Wilma Dean Empson.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Peggy Long Lutes.
Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Winklepleck-Weesner Funeral Home in Brownstown with Pastor Steve Greene officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or Seymour First Church of the Nazarene.