George Rutz



George A. Rutz, 95 of Lambertville, MI, was reunited with his loving wife on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Born September 27, 1917, in Toledo, OH, he was the son of Alva and Florence (Ludeman) Rutz. He married Marguerite Selter on October 15, 1938. She preceded him in death on December 13, 2009. George was Co-Owner and Sales Engineer for Heating Trade Supplies in Toledo for 34 years, retiring in 1975. He then was office manager for Schmitt Management (McDonalds in Lambertville and Monroe). He was a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Lambertville, MI and Elks Club in Sylvania, OH.

He is survived by his loving children, Stephen (Carol) Rutz, Donna (Bernard) Schmitt and Louise (Jim Fotoples) Martin. Brother, Donald (Rita) Rutz; grandchildren, Stephen (Aimee) Rutz, Timothy (Tamara) Schmitt, Peggy (Brad) Greeley, Virginia (Jamie) Reaume, Helene Bartlett, Patti (J. T.) Patton; 19 great-grandchildren, and many great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Monday at the Michael W. Pawlak Funeral Home, 1640 Smith Rd. (at Jackman) Temperance, MI. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 2843 Sterns Rd., Lambertville, MI, where he will lie in state after 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Toledo Memorial Park, Sylvania, OH. Memorials may be made to Christ the King Lutheran Church.

Funeral Home

Michael W Pawlak Funeral Home Llc
1640 Smith Rd Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-5000

Published in Toledo Blade on June 30, 2013