Date of Death
December 17, 2012
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at the Hohner Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 at the St. John’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Karlene Kinker officiating.
Interment will be held in White Pigeon Township Cemetery. With Military Honor’s under the auspices of the Department of the Army and the Swartz-Van Fleet American Legion Post #138.
John Edwyn Clutter, age 84, of Three Rivers, formerly of White Pigeon, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012 at his home. He was born on May 10, 1928 in White Pigeon, MI. the son of Max and Grace (Hagerty) Clutter.
John has been a lifetime resident of this area. He served his country honorably during WWII in the U.S. Army. Upon his honorable discharge, John began work at Rental Linen Services and was there for over twenty-two years. He then became a bus driver for the Three Rivers Community Schools before retiring after ten years. John was an honorary member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church, the Three Rivers B.P.O.E. Lodge #1248 and a life member of the Swartz-Van Fleet American Legion Post #138 in White Pigeon.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, the late Gloria Ann (Lance) Clutter, whom preceded him in 1997.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory, eight children, John “Jack” (Patricia), of Sturgis, Michael (Debra), of Sturgis, Patrick “Pat” Clutter, of Goshen , IN, Trudy (Milton) Lynes, of Three Rivers, James “Jim” (Orean) Shafer, of White Pigeon, Robin Shafer, of Three Rivers, Roger (Cindy) Shafer, of Canada, and Jeff (Andrea) Clutter, of Niles, MI.; sister, Maxyne (Steve) Brewer, of Constantine; brother, Jim (Mary) Clutter, of Offalin, IL.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to the Swartz- Van Fleet American Legion Post #138 or the American Heart Association. Envelopes available at the Hohner Funeral Home.