Northwestern Press

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
John J. Kutzko Jr. John J. Kutzko Jr.

John J. Kutzko Jr.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

employed at former Western Electric

John J. Kutzko Jr., 84, of Macungie, died on Feb. 10, 2018, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Laura (Ross) Kutzko were married 30 years last July 23.

Born Dec. 28, 1933, in Nesquehoning, he was the son of the late John J. Sr. Anna (Marouchoc) Kutzko.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War era.

He owned and operated the former J.J. Kutzko Photography, Allentown, for 40 years before retiring in 2015.

Concurrently, he was employed at the former Western Electric, Allentown, for 30 years, retiring in 1981.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by sons John D. Kutzko (Linda) of Colorado, Steven M. Kutzko (Rachelle) of Florida; stepdaughter Sherry A. Kramer (Eric) of Macungie; sisters Anna Porter of Bethlehem, Elizabeth Marcinko of Summit Hill; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by a grandson Jarred.

A celebration of his life will be at 2 p.m. on Feb. 24 in the Church of the Good Shepherd banquet hall, 135 Quarry Road, Alburtis.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Peaceable Kingdom and/or to Wounded Warriors, both c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Arrangements were made by Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Schnecksville.