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Jeffery "Touie" Lutgen
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Jeffery R. “Touie” Lutgen, 52, of La Porte City died Sunday, October 15, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident.

He was born December 15, 1964, in Waterloo, the son of Richard and Carol Schmit Lutgen. He married Deanna “DeeDee” Frost on September 13, 1986 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Gilbertville.

Jeff was employed with Omega Cabinets for 33 years and most recently with Jesse Jeffries Cabinets.

Survivors include: his wife, DeeDee of La Porte City; his son, Jake of La Porte City; his daughter, Ashley (Dustin) Gruver of Cedar Falls; his grandchildren, Mason, Declan, and expecting Baby Sprinkles; two brothers, Rick (Callie) and Jason (Dawn) all of Gilbertville; two sisters, Paula (Jeff) Ortner of Gilbertville and Patti (Mike) Wilson of Jesup.

Preceded in death by: his parents; a niece, Jersey Lutgen.

Memorial Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 19, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with inurnment at St. Mary’s Cemetery, both in Gilbertville. Public visitation from 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on South Street, where there will be a 6 p.m. time of sharing. Visitation also one hour prior to services Thursday at the church.

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3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - South Street

400 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701

6 pm Time of Sharing. Visitation also one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday.

Memorial Service




10:30 AM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

311 15th Ave
Gilbertville, Iowa 50634

Cemetery Details


St. Mary's Cemetery

Gilbertville, Iowa
Gilbertville, Iowa 50634


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