Milton Schepers Utz

Wednesday, February 18, 2004

Milton Schepers Utz, 89, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hosptial in Marshall.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. A prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall, with visitation from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to St. Peter Catholic Church or Marshall Senior Center.

Born Aug. 4, 1914, in Saline County, he was the son of the late William Russell Utz and Clara Rose Schepers Utz. He had lived in Saline County his entire life and was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church. He was a bookkeeper for Brooks/Navajo Truck Line for many years and then worked at the Marshall Habilitation Center as a supervisor in the timekeeping center. He was a third degree member of Knights of Columbus Council 876. He was a graduate of Mercy Academy and was a veteran of World War II. He was also active at the Marshall Senior Center.

Survivors include several nieces, nephews and numerous friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, a niece and a greatniece.

Additional information provided per family recompense.