Mary Jane Lutch, 84, passed away on May 10, 2019, in Wickenburg.
Jane was born Nov. 15, 1934, in Austin, Texas, to Carl John Eckhardt and Florence Kirkpatrick Eckhardt. Growing up she attended schools in Austin and graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in business administration. While interning at Desert Los Cabelleros she met Jack Lutch and they married on June 8, 1957, and settled in Wickenburg. She worked as an administrative secretary with the Wickenburg School District for over 35 years. Jane was also a long time member and very active in the First Presbyterian Church as a Sunday School teacher, deacon, treasurer and elder.
She is survived by her husband Jack Lutch; sons Mike (Jenny) Lutch of Aguila, Joe (Cathie) Lutch of Phoenix and Carl (Colleen) Lutch of Flagstaff; grandchildren Melissa Pulver, Michaela Ward, Megan Melendez, Justin Lutch, Amanda Lutch, Sarah Lutch and Jack Lutch; sister-in-law Deanna Rigo; and cousins Martha Hawkins, Scott McGehee, Paula McGehee and Jan McGehee as well as seven great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held in June, time and date to be announced. Friends may offer online condolences at www.wickenburgfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Wickenburg Funeral Home & Crematory.