Obituary: GUTKE, NELLIE ROWENA

Published: Sunday, July 27 2014 11:24 p.m. MDT

Nellie Rowena Gutke (Ronelle)1921 ~ 2011Our beloved mother, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend returned to her Heavenly Father on November 6, 2011. She was surrounded by her loving family at her passing, She was so special and always had a cheerful greeting whenever she saw you.Ronelle, as she was known, was born on January 8, 1921 to Nellie Rebecca and Sylvester Charles Gutke. She is survived by her son Larry Washington (Lynne) and grandchildren: Amanda, Jonah and John. She was a sister to Wessie (Bill) and Doralee Gutke, Carol and Dennis Dunn, Gordon and Shirley Gutke and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Milan Trevar Gutke (Jeanette). She always had many encouraging words for each one of them. Ronelle attended Brigham Young University and served a mission for the LDS Church to the Eastern States. She studied voice in New York following her mission. The ensuing years brought many opportunities for employment with a variety of companies.Services will be held Friday, November 11 with a viewing at 10:00 a.m. followed by a graveside service at 11:00 a.m. at the Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park and Mortuary, 3401 South Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah.