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Obituary for Charlene A. Lutke (Magerus)

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Charlene A. Lutke will be held 7:00 PM Friday, November 25, 2022 at the South Colonial Chapel at Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary. There will be no public viewing or visitation.

Charlene A. Lutke
March 15, 1946 ~ November 19, 2022

Charlene A. Lutke went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at the age of 76. The daughter of Lenora and Gene Magerus, Charlene was born on March 15, 1946 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She grew up in the Oklahoma City area and graduated from Western Heights High School in 1964. After graduation, Charlene went to work for Rex Nordike Tire for a while before going to work for Goodyear Tire. In 1981, Charlene began working for the family business Magerus Trucking Company. She retired from the working on October 23, 2021 after serving in the family business for more than 40 years. While attending high school, Charlene started bowling and after developing her skills and talent over the course of many years, Charlene was inducted into the International Bowling Hall of Fame on June 19, 1988. Charlene also thoroughly enjoyed making arts and crafts and designing floral arrangements which she was exceptionally gifted at. An avid dog and animal lover, Charlene also enjoyed doing many other activities, hobbies and shopping, but nothing was as important to Charlene as spending time with her family and her beloved fury four-legged companions Suzie, Stinker, Precious, Sugar and Jasmine. Charlene was a loving mother, doting grandmother, loyal sister and faithful friend who will be deeply missed each day, but she will ALWAYS BE LOVED AND REMEMBERED IN OUR HEARTS!

She was preceded in death by her:
Parents ~ Gene and Lenora Magerus.

She leaves cherished memories with her loving:
Daughter ~ Brenda Frick and her husband, Ron;
Grandchildren ~ Jessica Frick and Hayden Frick;
Brother ~ Phil Magerus and his wife, Carol;
Nephew ~ Anthony Magerus;
Niece ~ Amanda Lyman
As well as many beloved friends and wonderful folks that she crossed paths in her lifetime.