By Huehns Funeral Home
John Joseph Utnehmer, “Hoot” to all who knew him, formerly of Sturgeon Bay, was called Home to be with the Lord, late Wednesday evening, January 3, 2018 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King where he had been living in recent years. He was 77.
Hoot’s life will be celebrated with a Mass of Christian Burial held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sturgeon Bay. Military Honors by the United States Marine Corps and the Marine Corps League Door Peninsula Detachment 1130 will follow at the church. He will laid to rest near family in Queen of Peace Cemetery in Antigo.
Visitation for family and friends will held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Friday afternoon, January 12, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:50 p.m.
THOSE PLANNING ON ATTENDING SERVICES FOR HOOT ARE INVITED TO WEAR THEIR FAVORITE SPORTS JERSEY IN HONOR OF HIS DEDICATION TO THE COMMUNITY THROUGH COACHING OVER THE YEARS.
A complete life story will be published in the near future.
Huehns Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Sturgeon Bay is caring for Hoot and his family. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of “Hoot” may be shared with his family through his tribute page at www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.