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“Dear Anna & family. We were so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. We didn't hear about this until after the funeral visitation. While we hadn't seen...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Chris Gonnering - Hawks, MI

“Dear Ann and family,We were so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. He was a wonderful person and we have many fond memories of him and your family...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Dennis and Linda Carfore - FL

“Ann,We are so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. You are in our prayers each day. If you would like to talk please call me and I will be there for...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“To Dick's Family and friends.I was so shocked and surprised when I heard. Our friendship began when he was about 16 and I was 14 years old. We...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Clyde Warner - Knoxville, TN

“So sorry to hear of Dick's passing. Will always remember he took me for a ride on his motorcycle, only one I've ever had. Always a good Sanborn...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Ron & Carolyn Sampsell - MI


Richard James Rutkofske, 85, of Fort Gratiot Township, passed away on Monday, February 26, 2018.

He was born November 8, 1932 in Port Huron, to the late Theodore and Rose Rutkofske. He married Anna Cain on October 12, 1957 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Port Huron.

He is survived by his wife, Anna; his four children, J. Theodore (Deborah) Rutkofske, Mark (Sue) Rutkofske, Douglas Rutkofske and Susan (Robert) Langolf; his six grandchildren, James Rutkofske, Mark Rutkofske, Jr., Adam Rutkofske, Daniel Rutkofske, Heather Langolf and Rob Langolf; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Cain and Arlene Looney; and two brothers-in-law, William Cain and Robert Bricker.

A Celebration of Life visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018 in Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.

For complete information visit Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.