Stella Marie (Berger) Kutis, 96, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away on Monday, November 6, 2017 at her home with her family by her side.
She was born March 17, 1921, in Moundsville, WV the daughter of the late Frank, Sr. and Stella Berger.
Stella was a homemaker who loved to spend time with her family, cook, and bake. She was famous for her delicious home-made Sunday dinners she provided every Sunday without fail for her immediate and extended families for over forty years. She loved to crochet and make afghans for all her children, grandchildren and many of the great-grandchildren. She also loved to put together puzzles and was an avid reader.
She was a member of St. Jude Church, St. Jude Women’s Guild and the former Moundsville Child Study Club. Stella volunteered her cooking skills and spent countless hours serving others.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony J. Kutis of 49 years, her son, Victor A. Kutis and four brothers and two sisters.
Survivors include, six children, Toni (Ralph) Conti of Lancaster, PA, John (Sylvia) Kutis of Glen Dale, Joyce (Larry) English of Glen Dale, Robert Kutis of Glen Dale, Joan (Dave) Burkett of Glen Dale and Miriam (Ken) Odum of Clearwater, FL; 21 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson.
The family would like to extend special thanks to her loving caregivers, her grand-daughters, Alyssa, April and Alexa, special caregiver, Linn, her friend, Vickie, Valley Hospice nurses, and staff, volunteer, Myral, Linda her aid and the Glen Dale Volunteer Fire Department.
Friends will be received Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes and Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville with mass of Christian Burial being held at 10am on Friday, November 10, 2017 at St Jude Catholic Church, Glen Dale with Rev. Raju Antony serving as Celebrant.
Interment to follow at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.
Memorial Contributions can be made to the St. Jude Women’s Guild, St Jude Church, 710 Jefferson Avenue, Glen Dale, WV. 26038.
On line condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com