On Friday, April 2, 2021 Rita Ann Rutledge, loving mother of three and cherished friend of many, passed away at the age of 54. She was a 1985 graduate of Adrian High School and recently resided in Wauseon Ohio.
Rita was born on December 9, 1966 in Havre de Grace, Maryland to the late Glenn and Lois (Younglove) Williams. She loved her career as a bus driver and had worked for Quadco Rehabilitation Center for 12 years. She was a faithful member of Crossroads Evangelical Church in Wauseon Ohio and enjoyed volunteering in any way she could. Rita was a lover of traveling and was notable for crocheting different items for family and friends. Everyone knew her for her loving personality, contagious sense of humor, and always living life to the fullest.
Surviving Rita are her three daughters Andrea, Angela, and Alicia Rutledge; two brothers, Timm (Melissa) Williams and Dale (Patricia) Williams; her best friend since childhood Anna (Steve) Falor, along with many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Monday April 5, 2021 at Crossroads Evangelical Church in Wauseon Ohio with Pastor Matt Strader. Visitation with the family will begin at 5pm and be followed with a service at 7pm.
Though she may be gone from this earth, she will always live on in our hearts. Arrangements are entrusted with Habegger Funeral Services. Habegger Funeral Services is honored to serve the Rutledge family. We encourage you to share a fond memory or condolence by visiting www.habeggerfuneralservices.com