TAMA - Ronald LeRoy "Cracky" Rutledge, 69, of Tama, passed away on his 69th birthday, Monday, May 6, 2013 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, May 9 at 2:30 p.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Tama. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 9 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home.
Survivors include a daughter, Missy; two granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; three brothers, Frank (Betty) Thorp of Evansdale, Homer (Barbara) Rutledge of Thorndale, Texas, and Carl Rutledge of Toledo; one sister, Florence Kroeger of Toledo; one sister-in-law, Eleanor Rutledge of Marshalltown; several nieces and nephews; his longtime companion, Delores Troxell of Tama.
A memorial fund has been established.