Earl Rutter, 69, of Havelock, died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at the Crystal Coast Hospice House.
He retired from the Marine Corps and was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Havelock.
Memorial service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with the Rev. Jim Daub officiating.
Interment will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.
He is survived by three sisters, Jean Ericson and Sue Ramthun of Tomahawk,Wisc., and Shirley Sadowski of St. Louis, Mo.; and two brothers, Jerry Rutter of Forsyth, Mo., and Mike Rutter of Hampshire, Ill.
The family will receive friends following the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 305 U.S. Hwy. 70 West, Havelock, NC 28532.
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City.