Mary Lou Ruttledge Wednesday, March 20, 1929 - Wednesday, June 7, 2017
MARY LOU RUTTLEDGE HAMMOND, IN Mary Lou Ruttledge (Butler) of Hammond IN passed away quietly at her home on June 7, 2017. She was born on March 20, 1929 and raised in Independence, IN and moved to Hammond with family in 1946. She worked as a book keeper in two different auto shops into her 80's. She was active in the Democratic Party and Girls Scouts of America. Her favorite hobbies were bowling, ceramics and sewing. Mary Lou was preceded in death by her husband Joe Ruttledge, parents Manie and Lela Butler, sisters Ruth Ann Sheets, Wilma Gibbs and Esther Sharp. She is survived by her daughter Sandy Nedreau (Lee); son Alan Ruttledge; granddaughter Lynette Collins (Larry), Joann Bachan (Tom), grandson Lee Nedreau; brother Robert Butler. 4 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Visitation will be held at the Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 2828 Highway Ave in Highland on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 from 3-5 pm. The family requests and appreciates donations to assist with funeral expenses be sent directly to Fagen Miller Funeral Home, in lieu of flowers.