Editor's Note: , a three-year-old Stoughton girl, died Friday, September 14 shortly after she was in front of the Hansen Elementary School on Central St. in Stoughton around 2:45 p.m.
The following is Shayla's obituary from the Farley Funeral Home's website. For more on this story click and . Click to read a statement from the School Committee and School Administration and click to read a statement from the Interim Town Manager.
Shayla Ann Lutz, 3, beloved daughter of William Keith Lutz and Melissa J. (Glassett) Lutz of Stoughton, died by accident on Friday, September 14.
Born in Weymouth, she was a resident of Stoughton for the past year and a half. She enjoyed playing with her brother and sister, singing, karate, trips to the park, animals and riding a dirtbike.
In addition to her parents, Shayla will be missed by her sister Ashleigh E. Lutz and her brother Jeremy L. Lutz.
She was the granddaughter of Kevin and Patricia (Aupperlee) Glassett of Weymouth, Cheryl A. (Emswiler) Knighton and her husband Kent of Maine and William J. Lutz of Weymouth. She was the great granddaughter of Ann (Kavell) DeFreitas of Quincy , Betty Turner of NH, Katherine "Kay" Jenkins of Weymouth, Earl Jenkins, and the late Milton "Pete" Emswiler, Paul "Red" DeFreitas, Ernest Aupperlee, Paul F. Glassett and Grace (Westover) Glassett. She is also survived by two aunts and several great aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Funeral Mass will be held in the , 122 Canton St. in Stoughton on Wednesday, September 19, at 10:30 a.m. Visiting Hours will be held in the , 358 Park St. (Rt.27) in Stoughton the day before, on Tuesday, September 18 from 5-8 p.m.
Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery, Stoughton.