July 31, 1925 -- Nov. 9, 2013
NORWALK -- Nancy Hoyt (Terry) Rutherford, age 88, of Norwalk, passed away Saturday, November 09, 2013 at Twilight Gardens Home.
She was born July 31, 1925 in Norwalk to the late Wilbur and Florence (Hoyt) Terry. She was a 1943 graduate of Norwalk High School and worked at the former Norwalk Truck Lines. She was married in 1945 and enjoyed the next few years raising her children. She was also a clerk at the Huron County Court House and retired as a bookkeeper for Norwalk's WLKR Radio Station. She was a member of the Norwalk VFW Post 2743 Ladies Auxiliary and American Legion Post 41 Auxiliary, where she was active for many years. She was an avid bowler and was a member of the Norwalk Women's Bowling Association. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, also reading and crossword puzzles until she started to lose her eye sight.
She is survived by her children, Mickey (John) Frisch of Norwalk and Jim (Diana) Rutherford of San Rafael, CA; grandchildren, Aimee (Stan) Baer of Milbury, OH, Dr. Wendy (Chris) Freeland of Berlin Heights, Emily and Sophi Rutherford, both of San Rafael, CA; and a great-granddaughter, Olivia J. Freeland.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John "Bill" Rutherford in 1990; sister, Mary Schauss; and brothers, Wilbur "Bill" Terry, Fred Terry and Richard in infancy.
There will be no visitation or services. Private inurnment will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Avenue, Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be shared at norwalkfuneral.com.