Ronald R. Rutz, 73, of Oak Lawn, died Sept. 8 at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. Visitation was held Monday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. A funeral service was held at the funeral home. Interment was private.
Mr. Rutz is survived by his wife, Margaret; his son, Richard; his daughters, Kathleen Rutz-O’Keefe and Patricia Rutz; his brothers, Kenneth and Alan; his sister, Geri Keefe; and two grandchildren.
Mr. Rutz was born in Evergreen Park. He worked in the steel industry as a knife sharpener.