Robert Bruce Lutton, 87, went to be with his Lord on January 29, 2021. He was born in Beaver City, Nebraska to William Wallace and Wilhelmina Johanna (Cronin) Lutton on July 26, 1933.
After moving to San Antonio, Bob met Mary Evelyn Hamel and was married on April 25, 1953. Pope John Paul II blessed their marriage on their 50th anniversary. Bob was a very dedicated husband to his Mary, who now resides in a memory care center, missing her husband.
Bob was employed as Trainmaster with Southern Pacific Railroad for 36 years.
Bob enjoyed family vacations to Medina Lake, Rockport and Port Aransas as well as cruises. He loved being with his children and grandchildren during these adventures.
Bob enjoyed his hobbies of gardening, hunting and fishing, but his passion was woodworking. He made many crafts for family and friends and helped to rebuild his church of 26 years, St. Stanislaus of Bandera, where he was a member of the Knights of Columbus #10258 and both Mary and hes were members of St. Vincent de Paul. They made many friends during those 26 years.
Being the youngest of six, he was preceded in death by his parents and five siblings to include his twin sister.
He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years: Mary; children: Joe (Annie) Lutton, Dr. Rick (Elaine) Lutton, Barbara (Marvin) Reininger and Becky (Chuck) Olson; grandchildren: Nick, Robbie, Zach, Tess, Bo, Vince, Courtney, Katie, Marli, Jordan and Joey and 11 great-grandchildren.
There will be a public visitation at Funeraria del Angel Roy Akers on Friday, February 19, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Rosary and Funeral Service will be private, but we welcome you to join us through live stream www.facebook. com/FDARoyAkers beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 20.
In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated “in memory of” at: www.kofc.org/en/donate/index.html or mail: KFOC 311 7th St. Bandera, TX, 78003.