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John Phillip Gutermuth, Jr.

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“I was one of his students, all of the middle and high schools he helped were devastated blond comprehension, I will always miss you ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Daniel Ely - Lagrange, KY

“a great guy. once when I was a freshman at UL, I had no money, no car, I was home sick and he drove me five hours to see my family.Jay Lipps ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: jay lipps - tampa, FL - friend

“John was a friend of mine from my U of L days. We were fraternity brothers in Phi Mu Alpha, the music fraternity. I only deduced that he passed away...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Geore Rapier

“So sorry for your loss. Know that we're thinking of your family at this time. Andy, Cathy, Ryan & Jenny Armbrust ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Mr. G was my first private lesson instructor as a euphonium player and is the reason i constantly want to pursue musical excellence. He really...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for the loss of my good friend. Our condolences to Martha and family john and I go back 50 years to the University of Louisville School of...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dennis Anderson - Crestwood, KY

“Sorry to hear of the passing of my good friend john and I go back 50 years to the University of Louisville School of Music. Most recently John was...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“John and I first met at Foster Music Camp and we were friends ever since 1962. John was a very kind soul and a superb musician and family man. ...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Ernie Sanders - Louisville, KY

“Mr. Gutermuth was my Trombone instructor and a huge inspiration to me, and his passing was a huge shock to our middle school band...I'll never...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tyler Bussell - LaGrange, KY

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John passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

John was a resident of Kentucky.

John earned a Bachelors degree in Music Education from University of Louisville. He then received his MBA from Indiana Wesleyan.

Visitation will be from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Monday May 15 2017 at Newcomer Funeral Home 235 Juneau Drive Louisville. His Memorial Service will be held Monday at 4:00 pm immediately following visitation.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations are made to your favorite charity.