Walter Edward Stutsman, 66, of Huron died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky, after an extended illness.
He was born May 16, 1943, in Cleveland and was a lifelong resident of the Huron-Milan areas. He graduated from Milan High School in 1961. He graduated from Bowling Green State University in 1965 and did his graduate work at University of Toledo and Kent State University. He taught at Sandusky High School from 1965-68 and then at EHOVE Joint Vocational from 1968-88.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Huron. He was a member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary and was flotilla commander from 1972-74. He was a former member of the Knights of Columbus, Norwalk. He enjoyed boating and fishing.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Lucille (D'Ambra); a sister, Karen (DJ) Neumann of Norwood, Ohio; a brother, Richard (Mary) Stutsman of Norwalk; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Eleanor (Feuerstein) Stutsman; and brother, John Stutsman.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until a Mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 430 Main St., Huron, with the Rev. Jeffery Sikorski officiating. A private burial committal service will be at Scott Cemetery, Huron.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to one's favorite charity.
Foster Funeral Home, 410 Main St., Huron, is handling arrangements. Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com.