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Celia V. Rutherford

1918 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Celia V. Rutherford Obituary

Celia V. (Woronecki) Rutherford, 95, of Suffield, CT loving wife of the late George P. Rutherford, Sr., entered into Eternal Rest on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Bickford Health Care Center in Windsor Locks. Celia was born June 29, 1918, in Windsor Locks, the daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria (Bezcnski) Woronecki. Celia was born in Windsor Locks and at a young age moved to Enfield with her family. She was a graduate of Enfield High School Class of 1935. Celia was a resident of West Suffield for over 42 years. She was employed for Hamilton Standard and retired in 1983 after 30 years of service. Celia was a faithful communicant of Sacred Heart Church and enjoyed painting in her leisure time. Two of the most important things in Celia's life were church and her family. She is survived by her son, George P. Rutherford, Jr. and his wife, Joan of Richardson, TX; two grandchildren, Christine Parker and her husband, Gregg of Dallas, TX and Susan Crumpley and her late husband, Joey of Wylie, TX and four great grandchildren, Morgan Parker of Dallas, TX, Courtney Nakos and her husband, Spiro of College Station, Texas, Nicole Crumpley of Fort Meyers, FL and Jessica Harris and her husband, Derick of Wylie, TX and two great- great grandchildren, Alexandria and Nolan Nakos. Celia's family would like to thank her great niece, Angie Woronecki, for providing wonderful care for Celia for many years and the nurses and staff at Arden Court of Avon and Bickford Healthcare Center for the skillful and compassionate care Celia received. Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family on Friday, March 7, 2014, from 9:30 am to 10:30 am at the Leete-Stevens Enfield Chapels, 61 South Rd., Enfield, CT. with a funeral procession gathering at 10:30 am for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11am at Sacred Heart Church, 446 Mountain Rd (Route 168), Suffield. Burial will follow in Enfield Street Cemetery. Memorial contributions in memory of Celia may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 446 Mountain Rd., Suffield, CT 06078, the - CT Chapter, 2075 Silas Deane Hgwy., Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067 or the Shriner's Hospital for Children, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01104. For online expressions of sympathy or directions please visit

Published in The Hartford Courant on Mar. 5, 2014
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