Shelby County Indiana
Schutz / Shutt
Freeman Family Funeral Home
Barbara J. Schutz, 81, of Shelbyville, formerly of Gary, passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Major Hospital. She was born November 27, 1932, in Gary, the daughter of Bernard and Erma (Scharr) Minninger. She married James Schutz on June 16, 1956, and he preceded her in death on January 22, 1995.
November 27, 1932 - January 21, 2014
Survivors include her daughters, Lynn Wininger-Smith of Tallahassee, Florida, Nancy Mazonas and husband, Gregg, of Shelbyville and Sharon Riddle and husband, Jerry, of Greenwood; sister, Marjorie Bell of Merrillville; and grandchildren, Jennifer Mazonas, Michelle Mazonas, Natalie Wininger, Mitchell Wininger, Annette Wininger and Taylor Smith. She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Barbara graduated in 1951 from Lew Wallace High School in Gary. She received her bachelorís degree in education from Indiana University Bloomington in 1955. Barbara was a former kindergarten and first-grade teacher in Gary. She worked as a medical transcriptionist for over 20 years. She retired in 2003 from the scheduling department of the CATH Lab at Methodist Northlake and Southlake Campuses, after over 25 years of service.
Barbara was a very active member of First Presbyterian Church, where she was a Division D Deacon, a member of the choir and attended Bible study classes afternoon circle. She was also a member of Delta Gamma Sorority, P.E.O. and numerous bridge clubs, both in the Gary area and Shelbyville. She participated in the Shelby Community Choir and volunteered at Major Hospital and the Shelby Community Health Center. She enjoyed shopping, reading, knitting, crocheting, music and attending the Silver Sneakers fitness group at Shelby County Athletic Club. Barbara was an avid IU basketball fan and displayed her IU flag proudly.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville and from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, January 24, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church, 124 W. Broadway St. in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the church, with Rev. Mark Morningstar officiating. Graveside services will be at 3:30 p.m. Friday, January 24, 2014 at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville. Interment will be at Calumet Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Benessee Oncology Center, 2455 Intelliplex Drive, Shelbyville, Indiana.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
The Shelbyville News
Maude Etta Shutt, 93, former Carthage resident, died Tuesday, May 21, 2002.
Thursday, May 23, 2002
Maude Etta Shutt
Born Feb. 1, 1909, in Monroe County, d/o James A. and Martha Jane (Fleener) Mann. Married Russell O. Shutt on Aug. 13, 1930; he preceded her in death, July 3, 1988.
Survivors: sons, Frank Shutt of Carthage and Russell Shutt Jr. of Morristown; four daughters, Betty J. Kelley of Anchorage, Alaska, Mrs. Roy (Rose) Miller and Helen Houchins, both of Indianapolis, and Mrs. William (Mary) Carpenter of Greenfield; one brother, Gene Mann of Cloverdale; 20 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by four sisters and five brothers.
Graduated from Ninevah High School.
Retired from Hancock Memorial Hospital in Greenfield as a licensed practical nurse.
Member of East Street Christian Church in Carthage and former member of Ninevah Eastern Star.
Burial will be in Asbury Cemetery in Morristown.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming
The Kokomo Tribune
Nicholas Bert Shutt, 87, 1147 S. Delphos St., died early Thursday morning in
the Milner Nursing Home, Rossville, following a several year illness. Born
June 8, 1883, in Shelbyville, he was the son of John and Lydia (Knotts)
Shutt. In 1912 he was married to Lovinia Peters, who preceded him in death
Sept. 8, 1968. Surviving are three sons, Robert, William and
Eugene Shutt, all of Kokomo; two daughters, Mrs. Warren (Thelma)
Jackson, Kokomo, and Mrs.
Ivan (Mary Ellen) Osburn, Washington D.C.; 18 grandchildren and 16
great-grandchildren. Three sons are deceased. Funeral services will be at
1 p.m. Saturday in the Fenn Funeral Home. Burial will be in Sunset Memory
Gardens Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home between 1-5 and 7-9
March 11, 1971
Contributed by Janet McColley Franklin
The Shelbyville Republican
Ill for the past six weeks, Mrs. Ida L. Shutt, widow of
Charles Shutt, died Tuesday at 11:20 p.m. at her home in Marietta. She was seventy-seven years
old. Death was caused by arteriosclerosis.
Thursday, January 21, 1943
MRS. IDA SHUTT
Mrs. Shutt was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Harris
and was born in Shelby county on January 7, 1886. She was the last of her family.
She was married to Mr. Shutt on December 24, 1884, and he preceded her in death
in March, 1935. Surviving are four daughters and four sons. They are Mrs. Harry Emerick
and Mrs. Roy Pile, of Jackson township; Mrs. Oscar Roberts, of Shelbyville,
and Mrs. Loren Parker, at home; Harry and Oren Shutt, of Hendricks
township; Carl and Clarence Shutt, of Jackson township. She also leaves 25 grandchildren
as well as several other relatives.
Mrs. Shutt was a member of the Marietta Methodist church.
Funeral services will be conducted at the late home on Friday at 2:00 p.m.,
with the Rev. E. L. Bates, pastor of the Marietta church, officiating. Interment in charge of Morris
H. Sleeth will be made on the family lot in Rest Haven cemetery at Edinburg. Friends may call at the late
home at any time.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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