Ginger A (Pilon) Rutgers, 72, of 620 Brookston Court, Marquette, Mich., entered eternal life Sunday, June 15, 2014, after a courageous battle with ALS and under the loving care of her family and U.P. Home Health and Hospice. Ginger was born September 17, 1941, in Wyandotte, Mich. to the late Archibald and Kathleen (Forton) Pilon.
  Visitation will be between 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 21st at First Presbyterian Church in Marquette. A memorial service to celebrate her life will take place in the church at 12 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Darryl Small officiating. A luncheon will immediately follow the service in the church hall.
 In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to ALS or U.P. Home Health and Hospice.
 The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared and her full obituary read at www.canalefuneral.com.