John L. Stutzman age 82 of Danvers IL passed awayat 11:26 AM on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his residence. His memorial service will be 11:00 AM Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church, Danvers, IL. Rev. Kathy Mitchell will be officiating. Private inurnment will be at a later date. The family will receive friends after the memorial service and all are invited to a luncheon at the church. In lieu of flower the family suggests memorials be made to First Presbyterian Church, Danvers, IL or Danvers Fire & Rescue Squad. Cremation services provided by Calvert 7 Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington, IL.
John was born October 7, 1934 in Normal, IL the son of Roy G. and Alma V. Trainor Stutzman. He married Barbara F. Sebeny on November 28, 1959 in Bloomington, IL. She survives.
Also surviving are his 4 children, Russell (Crystal) Stutzman, Eureka, IL, Scott (Kelley Westerhouse) Stutzman, Terre Haute, IN, Sara Smith, Westfield, Indiana, Karen(Ed) Fabian, Braceville, Illinois, 12 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, 1 brother, Ronald G. (Sandra) Stutzman, LeRoy, IL and 1 sister, Dorothy M. Stutzman, Bloomington, IL.
John is preceded in death by his parents.
He was a self-employed contractor since he was in high school. John enjoyed farming, woodworking and he was a volunteer fireman and EMT for the Danvers Fire Protection District.
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