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Stephen C. Rutt

May 6, 1951 January 15, 2020
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Stephen C. Rutt, 68, of Shreve passed away Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at Smithville Western Care Center following a period of declining health.He was born in Wooster May 6, 195l to Clifffton L. and Wava (Harbaugh) Rutt. On Sept. 10, 1988 he married Nancy O. Ross Hopkins and she survives. Stephen was a self-employed truck driver and loved talking on his CB to other drivers, enjoying the camaraderie of being a trucker. He was a member of the Wooster Eagles Lodge #811, enjoyed watching Cleveland and all Ohio sports teams and bowling on a league at Triway Lanes until his health wouldn’t permit him to continue.Surviving in addition to his wife is his mother, Wava Etzwiler of Big Prairie; stepdaughter, Michelle A. Brammer of Michigan; and step granddaughter Devon A. (Steve) Brammer of Mass.He was preceded in death by his sister Stacey A. Knepp and both sets of grandparents.Private family services will be held Saturday, January 18th with Pastor Tom Benter officiating. Burial will be in Ripley Cemetery. Schlabach Funeral Home, Shreve is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Schlabach Funeral Home

212 Jones St.
P.O. Box 501
Shreve, OH 44676

Schlabach Funeral Home
212 Jones St. Shreve 44676 OH
United States

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Ripley Church of Christ Final Resting Place

12298 C.R. 330
Big Prairie, Oh 44611

12298 C.R. 330 Big Prairie 44611 Oh
United States

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