Douglas David Rutherford


In loving memory of Douglas David Rutherford (Doug), who passed away March 10, 2013 in Nanaimo, BC at the age of 62.

An electrician by trade, Doug loved to travel, golf, curl, hike, ski, and was an ardent photographer.

Survived by common-law spouse Bev; siblings John (Dale), Gordon (Kathleen), and Lori (Les); children David (Sandra), and Patricia; step-children Kailey (Jake) and Garrick (Nicole); grandchildren Maya, Kinley and Davyn; and many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Predeceased by parents Douglas Patrick and Mary Linnea.

Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Nanaimo Curling Club, 106 Wall Street, Nanaimo, BC at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the ALS Society of British Columbia.

"Taken too soon. Loved Forever".

This obituary was originally published in the Nanaimo Daily News and Harbour City Star (Nanaimo, BC).

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Time passes, we never forget loved ones who pass on, until we meet again
From Patty Casey Lentowicz and Casey family

Doug was best man at my wedding. I wouldn't have made it through high school without him. He'll be missed!

He will be missed but not forgotten...
Love Doug's friends from Prince Rupert

Doug's big smile and warm personality will always be remembered, we send our love and condolences to Doug's family from the Casey family of Prince Rupert...
Mrs. Jackie Casey, Milton Casey -Maple-ridge; Ron Casey - Prince Rupert; Patty Casey-Lentowicz - Kamloops; Lorraine Casey Page - Prince Rupert