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Christopher Rutkowski passes away at age 45

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Christopher Rutkowski, age 45, of Chesterton, IN, passed away unexpectedly on October 12, 2020.

He was born on April 24, 1975, in Chicago, IL to Raymond and Antonia (Nikolic) Rutkowski, both of whom survive in Chesterton.

He is also survived by his loving sisters, Lisa (Nick) Brown of Arizona City, AZ, and Stefanie (Mike) Clark of Chesterton, IN; his adoring nieces and nephew: Stacy, Jamie, and Brooke; and by his aunts, uncles, cousins, and wonderful friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Christopher was a 1993 graduate of Chesterton High School. He loved writing for the school newspaper, and even had his own movie review section called “Rutt Vision.” He enjoyed going to concerts and having his photo taken with celebrities. He was a self-proclaimed foodie and loved trying a variety of foods from all around the world. He also loved fishing with his dad, his nieces and nephew. Most of all, he loved being an uncle to his wonderful nieces and nephew.

Services will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be given to Christopher’s family.

Professional arrangements are entrusted to the White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton, IN. Memories may be shared at:


Posted 10/15/2020





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