Sylvia A. Rutherford

Dawalt Funeral Home

Sylvia A. Rutherford, age 84 of Salem, Indiana passed away Sunday, December 17, 2023 in St. Vincent Salem Hospital.

Born January 25, 1939 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Raymond L. and Josephine Cochran.

She retired from PNC and formerly worked at the old Farmers's Citizens and National City Banks in Salem.  She had been a life resident of Washington County and was a 1957 graduate of Salem High School.

On July 5, 1964 she married John W. Rutherford, who passed away June 13, 2016.

Survivors include:  Sister: JoAnn Cochran of Salem;  Sister-in-law: Faye Cochran of Salem and Niece: Nancy (Don) Wilder.

She was preceded in death by 2 sisters: Pat Franklin and Joyce Colglazier and 1 brother: Lee Roy Cochran.

Funeral Service: 11:00 am Saturday at Dawalt Funeral Home, followed by interment in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Visitation: 10 to 11 am Saturday.


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