Ronald Ray Rutledge, age 64, of Sand Creek, passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at his home. He was born April 3, 1955, in Morenci, Michigan to Doyle and Barbara (Elliott) Rutledge. On July 3, 1986, he married Kay Jacobs and she survives. He had been employed by Enders Construction and was a member of the Fairfield Township Fire Department for many years. Ron enjoyed hunting, fishing and time spent in the woods.
In addition to his wife, Kay, he is survived by a son, David (Casey Holt) Rutledge of Moorestown, MI; a daughter, Aubrey (Kelly) Thompson of Adrian; three grandchildren, Dominique Suchman, Tyler Thompson and Emeri Rutledge; his mother-in-law, Chris Jacobs of Tecumseh; three sisters, Roxanne (Rick) Metzmaker of Jasper, Roberta Rutledge of Adrian, and Roseann (Dennis) Backos of Troy, MI; a brother, Rodney (Deb) Rutledge of Theodore, AL; a sister-in-law, Karen (Herb) Six of Adrian and several nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Holly (Chandler) Jerore and nephew, Tyler (Jasmine) Six. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Richard.
Due to recent Covid-19 regulations, funeral services will be held by invitation only at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Dennis and Roseann Backos officiating, to be followed by cremation. Visitation will be held to a maximum of 50 persons at one time on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 from 3-6 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.