Carlton E. Lutz, 85

July 19, 2011

FEB. 10, 1926-JULY 18, 2011

Carlton E. Lutz, age 85, of 239 S. Allison St. Greencastle, Pa., died at 11:15 p.m. Monday, July 18, 2011, in his home following a brief illness.

Born Feb. 10, 1926, in Duryea, Pa., he was the son of the late Albert Clay and Emily Pauline (Rudy) Lutz.

Carlton was employed by the Greencastle-Antrim School District from 1954 to 1987 as a health and physical education teacher and also as a driver's education instructor.

He was a member of the Greencastle Presbyterian Church, where he had served as trustee, member of the Greencastle-Antrim Education Association, Pennsylvania State Education Association — Retired, National Education Association Retired and the Pennsylvania Association of Safety Educators.

Carlton coached baseball at Greencastle-Antrim High School for 18 years. He was a 1944 graduate of Moosic High School and a 1954 graduate of East Stroudsburg University, where he was a member of the university's alumni association. Carlton was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He married Charlotte (Sloat) Lutz on Dec. 24, 1955, in Lancaster, Pa. She died on June 27, 2010.

Surviving family are three sons, George Albert Lutz, West Milford, N.J., Wayne C. Lutz, Greencastle, David E. and wife, Kimberly Lutz, Greencastle; and two grandchildren, Courtnie and Carter. He was preceded in death by a brother, George A. Lutz, and two sisters, Sereta P. Brown and Catherine E. Lutz.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 23, at 11 a.m. from the Harold M. Zimmerman And Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Alan Wilson officiating. There will be no public viewing, but the family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the service on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Greencastle Presbyterian Church, 57 W. Baltimore St. Greencastle, PA 17225, or Lilian S. Besore Memorial Library Capital Campaign Fund, 305 E. Baltimore St., Greencastle, PA 17225, or to the Jerome King Playground Association, P.O. Box 2, Greencastle, PA 17225. Online condolences may be expressed at

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