Charles F. Gutekunst, Jr.
Charles F. Gutekunst, Jr. of Wurtsboro and Highland Lake died Monday, July 24, 2006. He was 58.
The son of the late Charles and Patricia Gutekunst, he was born on April 24, 1948 in Manhattan.
Gutekunst graduated from Fordham University and served in the Fighting 69th Regiment of the U.S. National Guard. He was the former CFO of Crimmins Construction Company of New York City, the financial director of Yonkers Contracting and was co-proprietor of G-Mart Supermarket of Wurtsboro with his wife. Gutekunst was also the chairman of the Town of Highland Planning Board, past vice president of the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Mamakating Lions Club. A member of the New York Caledonian Curling Club, he also enjoyed golfing and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Paulus Gutekunst at home; his brothers, James of Highland Lake and Manhattan, Gary of Katonah and Paul of Crestwood; his sister, Annemarie Campion of Bronxville; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Thursday, July 27, 2006 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Gray-Rasmussen Funeral Home, Barryville.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 28, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Ann’s Roman Catholic Church, Shohola, PA with the Rev. Thomas Major officiating.
Interment will take place at St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Eldred.