Cecelia Jessie Gutermuth, 90, passed away on April 21, 2012 in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia.
Cecelia was born in Baltimore, Maryland on February 18, 1922. In December 1942 she married her beloved husband Edward. They were separated by WW II and reunited to enjoy over sixty-five years of marriage, during which time they adopted two children, Cecelia and the late Robert C. Gutermuth. Edward passed away in 2007.
In 1972 she, her husband and daughter relocated to Sharptown Maryland. Cecelia remembered fondly and often spoke of her trip to the Holy Land and the wonderful additions to her Christian family. She also served her Lord with a passion for spreading His word and doing volunteer work at Deers Head Hospital and other local facilities.
Mrs. Gutermuth is survived by her daughter Cecelia Marianne Stevens, grandson Brian Schilling; great-granddaughter Kaytlyn Schilling; granddaughters Katie Gutermuth and Elizabeth Abbott and great-grandchildren Camryn and Bryan Abbott.
Also preceding her in death was a grandson Robert Edward Gutermuth.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at Spring Hill Memory Gardens, Hebron MD. beginning at 1 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor James Riley Jr.
In lieu of flowers her wishes were that offerings be made to ones church.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home P.A., Cambridge, Maryland.
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