Giltner resident Judy Ann Kreutz, 77, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at her home in Giltner, NE.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 15, at First United Methodist Church in Harvard with Pastor Travis King officiating. Burial will be in Harvard Cemetery in Harvard, NE. Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church in Harvard. A luncheon will follow the graveside service in the church basement. Visitation is 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Butler Volland Funeral Home. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Judy was born October 9, 1940, in Hastings, NE to Ralph & Fern (Samuelson) Bye. She graduated from Trumbull High School and Hastings College. Judy was united in marriage to Phillip Kreutz on February 19, 1966. Judy was a teacher, devoted homemaker, and farm wife.
Over the years Judy was involved in Chi Omega sorority, Chapter L PEO and United Methodist Women. She also took great pride in serving as an organist at Harvard First United Methodist Church for many years. Judy’s greatest enjoyment came from spending time at any activity that included being with her family, parents, children, siblings, and nieces.
A special thanks to Tabitha Hospice and Home Instead Senior Care.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Phillip; and brother, Bill Bye.
Children & Spouses: Jane & Jeff Stone – Phillips, NE
Jim & Jaime Kreutz – Giltner, NE
Grandchildren: Chelsey Urbauer – Omaha, NE
Will Reeson – Phillips, NE
Phillip Kreutz – Giltner, NE
Gracie Kreutz – Giltner, NE
Sister & Spouse: Patty (Bob) Barnes – North Bend, OR
Sister-in-law: Elaine Laux
Nieces &Nephews: Christy Hoffmeyer