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Dorothy Ruttan

Dorothy Ruttan

Wednesday, July 1st, 1936 Thursday, September 19th, 2019

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Obituary for Dorothy Jean Ruttan (Fulmer)

Dorothy Jean (Fulmer) Ruttan
Born July 1, 1936 to Howard Fulmer and Millicent (Johnson) Fulmer in Hoyle, Ontario passed away September 19, 2019. She is loved and remembered by siblings Mike, Roy, Keith and Kae; children Peter and spouse Leslie, Bev and spouse Eric, and Terry and spouse Vicki; 7 grandchildren in Alberta, Ontario, Texas and Tennesse; and 9 great-grandchildren. She was an active member of her Church in North Bay for many years where she played piano and organ at thousands of services and hundreds of weddings.
Funeral Service will be held at the Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre, Orangeville on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 11:00 am with visitation beginning at 10:00 am.
A tree will be planted in memory of Dorothy in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. The annual dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First St
    Orangeville, On
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    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
    10:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First St
    Orangeville, On
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
    11:00am
  • Interment

    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 |
    Jarratt Cemetery
    County Rd 1515
    Jacksonville, Texas
    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
  • Reception

    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 |
    Dods & McNair Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
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    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

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jeff edwards

Dorothy was a wonderful lady Remember her from rose bowl florist a best friend to Fern .Also many meals shared with her atLea Pasmores home Soar with the angels Jeff Edwards North Bay
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r-tiller@hotmail.com

I am so sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing, My Deepest Sympathy to all her family ..Rosalie Tiller of North Bay On
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Amy Ruttan-Knox

Peter, Bev & Terry, I was very sad to hear about the passing of Aunt Dorothy. My parents are Alfred & Donna Ruttan (2018). Every time we would go to North Bay, we would stop in and see Aunt Dorothy. She was always so kind and friendly to me and when I got married we exchanged letters for several years. My father and I are very sorry to hear of her passing and wish we could be there to give our condolences in person.--Amy Ruttan-Knox & Alfred Ruttan (London, ON)
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Phil Birnbaum

My condolences, Peter, to you and your family.
Comment | Posted at 01:13pm via Condolence
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