In Loving Memory

July 4, 1944 – August 24, 2018

Daphne, AL

Karma Jean (nee Smith) Stutzriem, age 74, a resident of Daphne, AL, formerly of Frankfort and Country Club Hills, Illinois, passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018.

Karma was employed at South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest, Illinois until her retirement after 36 years as a Patient Representative.  She had several pastimes that she enjoyed such as shopping, reading and watching classic movies.  The one thing she loved more than anything was spending time with all her grandchildren

Preceding her in death are her beloved husband, Melvyn “Mel” Stutzriem of 48 years, her infant son, Steven, and her parents, E. Dean and Dorothy (nee Arnold) Smith.

She was the loving mother of Susan (Randy) Emrick and Lora (Joseph) Szymanski; Cherished grandma of Olivia, Matthew, and Luke; Beloved sister of Douglas (Bonnie) Smith; Special aunt to Megan and Brandon.

According to wishes, there will be no services.  In lieu of flowers, her family suggests that memorial donations be made to: The Baldwin Humane Society, 22886 US Hwy 98, Fairhope, AL, 36532 or at www.baldwinhumane.org.

Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com.  Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL, 36526