Keitha D. Rutherford, 102, Waddington
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 9:46 pm

Keitha D. Rutherford, 102, resident of Waddington passed away on Jan. 6, 2013 at the United Helpers Nursing Home in Ogdensburg.

Keitha was born on September 15, 1910 in Waddington, the daughter of Carl and Ethel (Carr) Dumas. She married Ainslie Rutherford on December 25, 1932 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Waddington. Mr. Rutherford predeceased her on February 2, 1975. She and her husband moved from Rochester in 1971. Keitha retired from American Standard as an operator. She was a life time member of the Eastern Star, St. Paul Episcopal Church, and St. Agnes Guild.

Keitha is survived by two sisters, Vivian Dixson of Oswego and Shirley Langstaff of Sebring, FL; and several nieces and nephews.

Coming from a family of ten, she was predeceased by siblings, Kenneth and Floyd Dumas, Wealtha Ellis, Hazel Brewer, Bernice Jones, Pearl Morgan and Audrey Hertlick.

A graveside service will be held in Brookside Cemetery in the spring. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Church. Online condolences may be made to