Life Story / Obituary
Louis D. Rutherford, age 90, of Holland passed away Friday, February 3, 2017 at his home.
Louis was born Feb. 8, 1926 in Cottonwood Point, Missouri. He retired from Clark Equipment after 28 years of service. Louis enjoyed spending time with family as well as hunting, fishing, and buying and selling at local flea markets. He loved making new friends and his smile was the brightest when he got to spend time at the casino shooting craps and playing slots.
He was preceded in death by his wife Mary “Rosie” Rutherford, his 3 brothers, Harvey, Paul and Sherman, a son Jim Nunley and a granddaughter.
He is survived by his children: Louis (Steve) and Brenda Rutherford of Holland, Mike and Chris Rutherford of Eau Claire, MI, Roxie Gunn of Memphis, TN, Jean Fannin of Milburg, MI and Robert and Donna Nunley of Coloma, MI; 19 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be 1:00 pm, Monday, February 6, 2017 at Dykstra Funeral Home – Northwood Chapel, 295 Douglas Avenue in Holland. Father Corwin Stoppel will be officiating. Burial will be in North Holland cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.