Gertrude "Trudi" (Sylvain) Rutherford

WHON, TEXAS - Gertrude "Trudi" (Sylvain) Rutherford, 77, who passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at her home, will be honored at a memorial service 11 a.m. March 9 at St. Peter's Parish. A reception will be held afterward at St. Peter's parish hall, 135 North State St., Concord, N.H., for family and close friends. Trudi was a published poet and newspaper columnist, wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Trudi is remembered for her faith in God, her love for her family, and her enduring strength and good humor. She will be greatly missed.

Published in BDN Maine on Feb. 23, 2013