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James Allan "Jimmy" Wutzke

December 26, 1964 — December 28, 2019

55, of Caro, died following a lengthy illness Saturday, December 28, 2019 at home with his sisters, Bonnie and Debbie by his side. He was born December 26, 1964 in Royal Oak the third of five children born to Bernard Lawrence and Patricia Ann (Rafalski) Wutzke.

Jimmy graduated from Cass City High School with the class of 1983. He worked residential and commercial construction as well as auto body. Jimmy loved building things. He was fond of time spent in his yard on his skidder and in his pickup truck. Jimmy was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting deer and turkey. Bass fishing and camping were also his favorite hobbies.

Jimmy is survived by his daughter, Casey May Wutzke of Oxford; grandson, Ayden Cash Hampton; siblings: John Wutzke of Owendale; Bonnie Cuddington of Caro; Kim Wutzke of Melvin; Debbie (Kevin) Frank of Cass City; many nieces and nephews, including: Seth Frank, Breanna Frank, Grant (Sally) Frank, Guy Nanney II, Nicholas (Stephanie) Nanney. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother-in-law, Raymond “Jim” Cuddington.

Private graveside service will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Novesta Township Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Kranz Funeral Home for the benefit of the family. Family and friends may share memories, prayers and photos with the family at

Arrangements by
Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City, Michigan
Debra L. Kranz (989) 872-2195
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