MISSION – Donna Kay Stutz, 73, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg. Mrs. Stutz was born in Macon, Ga., to Carl and Beverly Peters. She graduated from McAllen High School in 1961 and married Valentine Carl “V.C.” Stutz III on May 5, 1962.
She and her husband owned and operated Stutz Auto Service for the past 47 years. She was an active member of Palm Valley Church and served as chairperson of the Women’s Christian Fellowship.
Survivors include her husband, of 54 years, V.C. Stutz of Mission; children, Kevin Stutz of Austin, Kerry Stutz of McAllen and Kimberly Reiman of Austin; sister, Sue Payne of Tyler; and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, Carl Peters Jr. and Norma Franklin.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mission. A graveside service will be held on Friday, April 22, at 3 p.m. at Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery in Mission.