Juanita was born April 13, 1930 in East Moline, IL, the daughter of Leonard and Rosalie (Brown) Sundblade. She was united in marriage to Ray Kutzman, Sr. on November 8, 1948 in Pocahontas, Arkansas. He preceded her in death on July 29, 2003. She and her husband Ray raised 8 children.
Juanita was a member of the Moose in Geneseo. She loved singing and music was the center of the Kutzman family. She loved nature and especially her dog Nieko. She also enjoyed fishing with her family. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and the opportunity to spoil them. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan.
Survivors include 4 sons: Joe Kutzman of Geneseo, Ray Kutzman, Jr. of Colona, William (Marilyn) Kutzman of Colona, Michael Kutzman of California; 2 daughters: Debbie (Tom) Novotny of Woodridge, Brenda (Michael) Henry of Rock Island; 12 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; 1 sister: Virginia Turner of East Moline.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her Husband Ray, and 2 sons: Larry William and Robert Alan.