Peggy Jo Rutherford

Services for former Cortez resident Peggy Jo Rutherford are pending with Ertel Funeral Home.

Jo was born May 26, 1927, in Lewis, the daughter of William Griffith and Roxie Elizabeth (Lewis) Rutherford. She passed away in Fort Lupton, Colo., on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, at the age of 86.

Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home.

For further information, please call Ertel Funeral Home at 565-3468 or to send condolences, log on to and click on the obituary section.