Canton – Nancy C. Rutherford, 83, of Canton, formerly of Fairview, passed away at 7:20 AM on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Graham Hospital. She was born on November 6, 1934 in Canton, IL to Jacob and Irene (Phipps) Lindstrom.
Surviving are two daughters, Carol Rutherford of Morton and Laura (Steve) Nuttall of Canton; two granddaughters, MacKenzie and McLean; one great-granddaughter, Maylee; and one sister, Mary Newcomb of Fairview.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents.
In 1952 Nancy graduated from Graham Hospital School of Nursing. She retired as a Registered Nurse from Illinois Correctional Center after 13 years of service. Nancy was a member of the Fairview Reformed Church in Fairview and the Fairview American Legion Women’s Auxiliary. She was an avid golfer, Duke fan, and loved to play cards. Nancy enjoyed her granddaughter’s softball games and other activities. She always had a special place in her heart for her great-granddaughter, Maylee.
Funeral Service will be held at 1 PM on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Fairview Reformed Church in Fairview, where a visitation will be held from 12-1 PM. Pastor Mike Huson will officiate. Burial will follow the services at Fairview Cemetery in Fairview, IL. Memorials can be made to Fairview American Legion Women’s Auxiliary or the Fulton County Humane Society. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com