Coutz, Robert W., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012, in Zephyrhills, Florida. Age 86 years. The son of the late Robert and Dorothy (Fish) Coutz was born January 18, 1926 in Saginaw, Michigan. He served with the U. S. Navy during WWII. He married Betty Peters, June 15, 1946. She passed away March 4, 2004. Robert was employed by Baker Perkins as a Manufacturing Engineer, retiring with 40 years of service. He was Chairman of the Baker Perkins Credit Union Loan Dept. Surviving are three sons and their wives, Robert M. and Bonnie Coutz; David and Leeanne Coutz; Steven and Julie Coutz, all of Saginaw, MI; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; seven step-great grandchildren; a sister, Betty Mattheis, Saginaw, MI; several nieces and nephews. A brother, Raymond, has predeceased him. The funeral service will take place on Monday, July 30, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, with Military burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens under the auspices of V.F.W. Post # 1859. Friends may call at the Chapel from Noon Monday until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Hospice of their choice.