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Obituary for Alexander Lutz

December 7, 1936 - February 20, 2021
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 84

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Friend


Alexander W. Lutz, 84, of Avon Lake, formerly of California, PA, passed away following a brave battle with Cancer on Saturday, February 20, 2021. He was born to parents Andrew and Mary (nee Kovach) on December 7, 1936.

Alexander was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Edith (Cooper).

He is survived by his loving children, Jeff Lutz, Sandra Gase (Kevin) and Debra Novotny (Brian); cherished grandchildren Jessica Lutz, Brent and Grant Gase and Brandon, Alexis and Connor Novotny; dear brother of Ernie Lutz.

Alexander served as a paratrooper with the Army's 101st Airborne division. Alexander used the GI Bill to earn his bachelor's degree in Education and Master's in Administration, as well as, an Honorary Doctorate in Education from Kent State University.

Alexander was a dedicated educator working for 50+ years as a teacher, principal, and administrator. He especially enjoyed the time he spent in the Avon Lake, Strongsville and Murray Ridge schools.

Alexander enjoyed taking care of his garden, flowers and lawn. Alexander received great pleasure from decorating his home inside and out for each holiday. The family's holiday table was always open for extended family, friends and neighbors. He lived with the philosophy of "Paying it Forward. He will be missed by all who knew him.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Murray Ridge Center 1091 Infirmary Rd. Elyria OH 44035.

Alexander's visitation will be held with social distancing and facial coverings on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. with the service staring at 4pm at Busch Funeral Home located at 163 Avon Belden Rd, Avon Lake, Ohio 44012. 440.933.3202

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  • Murray Ridge Center
    1091 Infirmary Rd.
    Elyria, OH 44035

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
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