SPRINGFIELD – Cletus Utz, 76, of Springfield, died on Sunday, June 9, 2013, at New Ulm Medical Center.
Service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 14, at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church in Springfield. Burial will be at the Springfield City Cemetery.
Visitation will be one hour before the services Friday at the church.
Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield.
Cletus Joseph Utz was born on May 22, 1937, in Burnstown Township, to Joseph Anton and Rosalia Elizabeth (Lang) Utz. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1957 to 1963. He served with the U.S. Expeditionary Forces in the African Congo in 1960 and was stationed at bases in France and Germany.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen of Springfield; daughter, Samantha of Madelia; stepdaughter, Tanya Whitney of Madelia; a brother, John Utz of Vining; sisters, Judy Fox of Wabasha, and Lois Cleary of Fairbault.