Roxanna Rutledge, 71, of Versailles passed away at 4:40pm, Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. She was born in the Decatur County Hospital on July 13, 1950 the daughter of Harold and Bonnie Demaree Hacker. She was married to Richard Lee Rutledge on July 14, 1972 and he preceded her in death on August 5, 2010.
Survivors include two sons Matt (Erin) of Canaan and Harold Dale (Rebecca) of Buffalo, IN; six grandchildren, Hannah, Kaitlyn, Colton, Jude, Caleb, and Deacon, two brothers Harvey Hacker of Grabill, IN and Danny (Marybeth) Hacker of Milroy. She was also preceded in death by her parents, her brother Harold Hacker, and a sister in law Kathy Hacker.
She was a Christian speaker for church camps locally and in as many as nine states for various organizations. Roxanna loved to collect tea cups, knit, and tend to her many flower gardens. After Richard’s retirement, the couple moved to Versailles from Aurora. She was a member of The Church of Christ and attended Liberty Christian Church. Mrs. Rutledge graduated from North Decatur High School in 1968 and attended 3 years at Central Christian College in Moberly, Missouri.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 13th at 11am at the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles with her son Harold Rutledge officiating. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Cemetery in Madison. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 9am until the time of service. Memorials may be given to the Indiana Veterans Cemetery in care of the funeral home.