Yvonne A. Nutter

Yvonne A. Nutter

Yvonne Ann Nutter age 80 passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at the Wings Home in Allegan.

She was born June 12, 1935 in Plainwell the daughter of Clyde and Irene (Day) LaDuke. Yvonne was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Otsego and was part of the True Blue Sunday School Class. She enjoyed collecting salt and pepper shakers and crocheting and had won several ribbons at the county fair for entries she had made. On June 26, 1954 in Otsego she married Kenneth Nutter who survives.

Also surviving are her children, Ken Nutter of Kalamazoo, Steve (Trisha) Nutter of Hopkins and Scott (Deb) Nutter of Allegan; 8 grandchildren, Ashleigh, Caitlin (Josh), Zachary, Lexi, Lindsey, Kaileigh (Chris), Danny (Jamie) and Aaron (Daggris); 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Virginia Rockafellow  and brother, Cleon LaDuke.

She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Michelle Nutter and 7 siblings.

According to her wishes cremation has taken place.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at the First Baptist Church of Otsego with Pastor Merlyn Jones officiating.

Contributions in memory of Yvonne may be made to the Wings Home or to Christian Neighbors.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.

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  1. Sandy Smathers says:

    Uncle Ken and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Vonnie was always so sweet to Ann and I. Jim and I will be praying for you. Sandy

  2. Beth Wheat says:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the Nutter Family. Yvonne was a beautiful lady inside and out and was always so kind. She will be missed by many. Praying your wonderful memories will bring you all comfort during this difficult time. Love, Beth

  3. Sally Thaxton Betzner says:

    Ken, prayers sent from me to your family,

  4. Teri (Filkins) Laster says:

    So sorry to hear of Vonnie’s passing. I have many fond childhood memories of growing up next door to her & the family. Prayers for all.

  5. Renee Yvonne Friesner says:

    My dearest Aunt Vonnie,
    I have so many fond memories of you and time spent at your house. You taught me my first Bible verse, shared your love of chocolate with me and even your name with me. We had so many fun times at the lake and when I use to spend the night at your house. You were always my favorite aunt. I love you so much. Thank you for sharing Jesus with me. I am so glad you are with my mom in heaven now rejoicing. Love always,
    Renee Yvonne

  6. Linda McCormick says:

    Ken I am so sorry for your loss. I have never forgotten how good you & Yvonne were to my Mother & step Father. Yvonne was so helpful to me when she worked at the friend of the court. You both are beautiful souls. Heaven has received another angel may God be with you & see you through this difficult time.

  7. Shirley Gregg says:

    Dear Uncle Ken, so sorry for your loss. Aunt Vonnie was so very special. I’m Linda and her are having fun catching up in heaven together. You and your family are in my prayers.

  8. Barbara Blanchard says:

    Ken & family,

    Our thoughts & prayers to all. I have fond memories of our families hanging out. My dad, Jerry Austin made many friends while employed at KVP papermill and getting to know the Nutter family was treasued by the Austin family. My mom, Onalee is doing good. Over the years she often asked if I have heard how the Nutter
    family is getting along. She is sadden by Yvonne’s passing. Take care and know we are thinking of you.

  9. Al and Anita Zuidema says:

    Such a beautiful and sweet lady! Our hearts and prayers go with the Nutter family, especially Scott and Deb, Lindsey, Chris and Kaileigh through these sad days. Soak up the shared memories of friends and family. So thankful she is free of pain, and celebrating Easter with Jesus!

  10. ralph land says:

    Ken
    Lynda and i are so sorry to hear of your loss. we will keep you and your family in our thoughts.

  11. Margaret Hyett Warning says:

    Ken and family
    Iam very sorry to hear of your loss. Please let me know if there
    is anything I can do for you.
    Rest in peace Yvonne.

  12. Diane Boysen says:

    I am so very sorry to see that Yvonne has passed away. What a wonderful and sweet woman she was. My prayers go out to Yvonne’s family.

  13. Barb Self says:

    Kent, I am so sorry to hear of your family’s loss. Yvonne was a wonderful person and was like a grandmother to me when I started with the county 23 long years ago. I remember bringing my children to see her and Ken at Halloween and she always had special treat bags set aside for them. I know that she will be missed. Love to you and your family during this difficult time.

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