Obituaries

Paul C. Rutten

Paul Charles Rutten, 31, of Raymond, formerly of Cedar Rapids, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020 as the result of a motorcycle accident in Bellevue. Paul is survived by his children: Levi and Terrence Rutten of Belgrade, Brielle and Gunner Rutten of Raymond, fiancé Kelsey Marshalek of Raymond, parents Jay and Sylvia Rutten of Cedar Rapids, sisters: Sara (Zack) Ruda of Atwood, KS and Diane (Adam) Stromp of Greeley, brother-in-law Brendon (Angela) Marshalek of Ceresco, nieces and nephews: River Stromp, Wyatt Ruda, Lane, Charlotte and Emma Marshalek, Godmother Annie Hellbusch and Godfather Sam Rutten, brothers of the Tribesmen MC, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Charles “Chic” and Ernie Rutten, Paul and Antonia Musquiz, uncles Ray Musquiz and David Rutten, and cousin Toma Rutten.
A private family service was held at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids with Rev. Brian Ketelsen officiating. Burial followed at the Sunrise Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, with Military Rites conducted by the Dan Cox American Legion Post 44 Of Cedar Rapids, Offutt Air Force Funeral Honor Guard, and American Legion Riders.
Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.
There will be a video of the service for Paul on his obituary page of our website following the services.
Levander Funeral Home of Cedar Rapids was in charge of arrangements.