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Al E. Rutledge Ph.D. Obituary
Dr. Al E. Rutledge

November 3, 2013

Al E Rutledge, 88, of Cape Coral, passed away on November 3, 2013 at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, November 9, 2013 at First Christian Church, 2620 Country Club Bl., Cape Coral 33904

Al was Born in Windygates, Manitoba Canada to Emily Rutledge on April 15, 1925. Al grew up on a North Dakota farm with 6 siblings. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Airforce.

Al married Geraldine Adeline Milner and emigrated to the U.S. Al received a veterinary science degree and a doctorate of nutrition at Ohio State University.

Al was a blessing to others. He loved Jesus and portrayed the servant-side of Jesus to all of us. He would give anyone the plaid shirt off of his back.

Survived by: Wife Geraldine Rutledge, daughters Rhonda Santiago and Sharon Ruroede, siblings William Henry Blair, Quentin Allan Blair, Violet Mae Underdahl, Ernest John Blair and Jerel Thomas Blair. Preceded in death by sister Rhena Elizabeth Morgan.

Donations to Hope Hospice appreciated.

Published in The News-Press on Nov. 8, 2013
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