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Betty J. (Reisinger) Rutter

January 13, 1945 ~ November 16, 2021 (age 76)


Betty J. (Reisinger) Rutter, 76, of Middletown, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at UPMC, Harrisburg.  Born Saturday, January 13, 1945, in Buffalo Township, Perry County, she was the daughter of the late Roscoe S. and Beatrice B. (Weibley) Reisinger.  She was married to the late Martin R. Rutter.

Betty enjoyed sewing, crafting, antique shopping and listening to country music.  Above all, she will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend.

She is survived by three children: Kathy J. Mitchell, married to Robert, of Newport, PA, Sandra L. Stillwagner, of New Columbia, PA and Timothy S. Shive, married to Mandi, of Newport, PA.  Also surviving are numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as Betty’s extended family and caring friends.  In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her life partner, Larry Putman.

A viewing will be held from 10-11 AM on Monday, November 22, 2021, at the Miller-Finkenbinder Funeral Home, 130 North Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA  17022, 717-367-1543.  Interment will follow in Shenks Community Church Cemetery, Elizabethtown.  

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November 22, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Miller-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory
130 North Market Street
Elizabethtown , Pennsylvania 17022

November 22, 2021

11:30 AM
Shenks Community Church Cemetery
5880 Schoolhouse Rd.
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022

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