RUTTER, Orin D. Jr., “Dave,” 63, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Sunday, January 27, 2013.

Dave was born in Martins Ferry, OH, on January 14, 1950, a son of the late Orin David and Esther M. (Brandon) Rutter who survives him, of Martins Ferry, OH.

He was retired from Nemeth Machine of Benwood, WV. He was a member of Sycamore Tree Church of Steubenville, OH.

In addition to his father, Dave was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Marie (Modranski) Rutter, and one sister, Penny June Gardner.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by a step son, Michael Williams; granddaughter, Danyelle Williams, both of Martins Ferry; two brothers, Thomas E. (Dee) Rutter, Flushing, OH and Samuel D. Rutter, Martins Ferry; two sisters, Karen L. (Samuel) Egan, Butler, PA and Linda S. (James) Lampasone, Yorkville, OH.

Friends are invited to a memorial service which will be held on February 9, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Sycamore Tree Church, 301 N. 4th St., Steubenville, OH, with Rev. Stephen Modranski, III officiating.

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