Betty Lou (Lynch) Lutes passed away June 15,2012 at the Stratford Nursing Home in Phoenix AZ. She was the daughter of Perry and Ruth Lynch of RR 5, Marshalltown. She is survived by a sister Colleen (Mrs. Robert) Keese of Green Mountain, a brother Marvin Lynch of Marshalltown, a daughter Denise Hempen of Glendale, AZ, 4 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son Michael and sister-in-law Betty (Mrs. Marvin) Lynch. There will be a family burial at a later date.