In memory of
Wallace Keith LUTZ
LUTZ, Wallace Keith Wallace Keith Lutz of Ft. Pierce, FL, passed away at age 90 on October 13, 2016. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Charles Lutz and Bessie Rice Lutz; brothers, Kenneth Earl and Charles Edward, and sister, Theone Woodhouse. He is survived by his beloved wife of 69 years, Theresa Connell Lutz; children, Dianne Lutz Rimmer (John) of Dandridge, TN, Wallace Lutz Jr (Cynthia) of Wellington, FL, and Lisbet Lutz Gray (Mike) of Dandridge, TN. He was a cherished grandfather to Tracey, Eric, Brian, Mark, Chad, Kathryn, Emily and great grandfather to Allison, Annie, Ben, Ethan, Colin and Madelyn. Wallace was born in Lake Worth, FL, and moved to Belle Glade in 1929 where he enjoyed participating in the football program leading to numerous college football scholarship offers. He chose to attend and play for the University of Miami so that he could be close to Lake Okeechobee and his favorite sport, bass fishing. He was a developer and general contractor in the Glades, which he always considered home. He was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church of Belle Glade. During WWII, he proudly served as a Seabee in the United States Navy. In his retirement years, he and Theresa resided on both coasts of Florida and traveled to all seven continents, always with a sense of adventure.He was a man of integrity, devoted to his family. His concern for the well-being of others was demonstrated through selfless acts of kindness. We will all miss him and cherish our loving memories. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 5090 Dunn Road, Ft. Pierce, FL 34981. All arrangements entrusted to All County Funeral Home & Crematory, Treasure Coast Chapel, Stuart, Florida. www.allcounty.com To express condolences and/or make donations: Visit PalmBeachPost.com/obituaries
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