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Isaac “Ike” P Rutherford

Isaac “Ike” P Rutherford, 98 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Thursday, November 16, 2023 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Sainte Genevieve, MO.

He was born November 7, 1925 in Newport, AR.

He is survived by Two Daughters, Linda (Bob) Peterson of Bloomfield, IN, Diane (Steve Corman) Rutherford of Mesa, AZ.

He was preceded in death by Wife, Wanda June (Kempfer) Rutherford; Father, Isaac P Rutherford; Mother, Elsie Mae (Braden) Rutherford; Sister, Helen Flemming.

Visitation was at Basler Funeral Home in Sainte Genevieve, MO on Friday, November 17, 2023 from 4:00 pm till 8:00 pm and Saturday, November 18, 2023 from 8:00 am till 10:00 am.

Service was at Basler Funeral Home on Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 10:00 am.

The Clergy was Rev. Steve Matthews.

Burial was at Crestlawn Cemetery in Sainte Genevieve, MO with full military honors provided by VFW 2210.

Memorials can be made to First Presbyterian Church or Alzheimer’s Association.

Ike enjoyed building and flying model airplanes and model railroads.  He worked for Mississippi Lime as a construction engineer and he served in the US Army.

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