Memorial services Raymond Schutt will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 11 a.m. at Campbell Aman Funeral Home in Blair. Graveside services with military honors will follow in the Herman Cemetery. The 70-year-old former Blair man passed away March 20, 2019, at Tabitha Nursing and Rehabilitation in Lincoln, Neb.
Raymond Samuel Schutt was born on Nov. 11, 1948, in Cedar Rapids, Neb., the son of Donald and Lucille Schutt. Raymond was raised in Nebraska and then joined the United States Air Force, serving his country in both Korea and Vietnam.
On Jan. 6, 1968, Raymond was united in marriage to Nancy Rasmussen in Langley, Va. After Raymond’s honorable discharge from the Air Force the family moved back to Nebraska. Raymond worked as an auto mechanic for many years until his retirement. Raymond enjoyed camping, car racing and fishing but especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Raymond is survived by his wife Nancy; children: Sandi (Shawn) Martindale of Lincoln, Jeff (Sherri) Schutt of Fremont, Steve Schutt of Lincoln and James (Tasha) Schutt of Fremont; grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Jackson, Brooklyn, Alayna, Davey and Carley; siblings: Robert (Stacey) Schutt of Gretna, Timothy (Jeannene) Schutt of Cedar Bluffs and Pat Lewis of Oklahoma; sisters-in-law Kelli (Danny) Hermanson of Blair and Keri Raymond of Blair.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Michael, brothers-in-law Verner Lewis and James Rasmussen, mother and father-in-law Marilyn and Clifford Raymond.
Memorials may be directed to the Parkinson’s Foundation.
Campbell Aman Funeral home is in charge of the arrangements.