Luetta Jucht


June 3, 1931 - September 9, 2020


Luetta Jucht, 89, of Emery, SD, died Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Diamond Care Center in Bridgewater. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, September 13, 2020 at First Baptist Church in Emery. Burial will be in Plum Creek Cemetery in Emery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.

LuEtta Mae Jucht was born on June 3, 1931 to Adam and Allina (Kost) Fauth in rural Emery, SD. She attended Country School until the 8th grade and then graduated from Bridgewater High School in 1949.

In November of 1949, LuEtta was united in marriage to Rolland Jucht. She farmed with Rolland until his death. LuEtta moved to Emery in 1992 where she began a new career, she loved working in the school kitchen. A highlight for her was being selected as Grand Marshall for the Emery Parade in 1997.

One of LuEtta’s favorite hobbies was sharing her love of baking with her family and friends, especially her kuchen.

LuEtta is survived by her 4 children, Joyce (Gary) Carlson of Brookings, SD, Jerome (Audrey) Jucht of Sioux Falls, SD, Teresa Cooper of Marietta, GA; and Nancy (Mike) Ryan of Lincoln, NE, 10 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; brother, Curtis (Zelda) Fauth of Whittier, CA; sister-in-law, Millie Healy of Cambridge, MN; and numerous nieces and nephews.

LuEtta is preceded in death by her husband, Rolland; brother, Bennie Fauth; and sister, Eunice Guenthner.


Sunday, September 13, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
First Baptist Church
630 1st Ave
Emery, SD 57332


Sunday, September 13, 2020
2:00 PM
First Baptist Church
630 1st Ave
Emery, SD 57332


Plum Creek Cemetery
Emery, SD

Posted by Marlys Jucht Schmidt on September 14, 2020
Luetta was such a sweet person! I am so sorry for your loss.
Posted by Bob and Fern Decker on September 13, 2020
LuEtta was a very special lady and dear friend. Will always remember her smile and cheerful ways. Our deepest sympathy to all of you.
Posted by Amy Wirdzek on September 13, 2020
May light perpetual shine upon her. Many happy memories. Love, Adam, Amy, Audrey and Samuel
Posted by Marcia Klock on September 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss. We always enjoyed visiting with her when she came to Mom's. Enjoyed her kuchen too.
Posted by Dan & DJ Bahmuller on September 12, 2020
We are so sorry for you loss. I always enjoyed visiting with your Mom when I visited the home
Posted by Curtis and Zelda on September 12, 2020
She is now at home with Jesus. We will miss her but know she's better off and completely whole. Praise God.
Posted by Milton and Lovella Schrader on September 12, 2020
May her memories comfort you until you meet her again. We extend our sympathy to you all.
Posted by Colleen Zeman on September 12, 2020
Glad your Mom is in her new home in Heaven now because God prepared a place for her! I know u will miss her lots.
Posted by Cindy Hanssen on September 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss. She was the best neighbor ever, and shared her kuchen with us, too. Terry still talks about it!
Posted by Helen Anderson on September 12, 2020
So sorry at Loretta

So sorry at Luetta’s passing. You took such loving care of her. My prayers to your family.
Posted by Ron & Bev Krier on September 11, 2020
Our Deepest sympathy,Heaven gained the best kuchen maker
Posted by Jeremy and Courtney Miller on September 11, 2020
With deepest sympathy and prayers for your family... Fond memories of visiting Emery in college as Nancy’s roommate and being treated to kuchen! LuEtta was a beautiful woman and raised a wonderful family!
Posted by marilyn foerster on September 11, 2020
HUGS and PRAYERS!!!! Thinking of you!!!!!!!
Posted by Jonilyn Gau on September 11, 2020
My sympathy and prayers for your loss.
Posted by Bruce and Sandra Jochen on September 11, 2020
Our deepest condolences to you and your family Nancy
Posted by Sandy Johnson Beers on September 11, 2020
My deepest sympathy and love to you all. Hang on to your memories. They're the greatest gift of all.
Posted by Sharon Crider on September 11, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers
Posted by Myron and Carolie on September 11, 2020
Our sympathy to you, Joyce and Gary and family. Always enjoyed visiting with her. She was a lovely woman inside and out!
Posted by Chad Carroll on September 11, 2020
Prayers for her and Jerome, Audrey, Mike and Laura and all the rest of her family. Sorry for your loss. -Chad Carroll
Posted by Janell Christiansen on September 11, 2020
You have my sympathy in the loss of your special loved one. She loved to share her kuchen. She always was so cheerful and nice to know. Love and Prayers. Janell Christiansen
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