James C. Rutan

James C. Rutan, 73, passed on Monday, June 11, 2018. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James C. Rutan Sr. and Myrtle E. (Raleigh) Rutan. Mr. Rutan was self employed and the proprietor of Auto Buyers of Providence, RI until he retired in 2013.  James was a die hard Yankees fan and enjoyed gardening, cooking Italian food and truly loved animals. He is survived by a sister, Judith C. Addy of Hopkington, RI, a brother John C. Rutan and his wife Joan of Denton, TX; a stepson, Alfred Zannini of Cranston; one niece Michele Shadoian of Westerly and one nephew Stephen Addy of Cranston. His funeral services will be private.