Memorial services set this week for Phoenix Police Officer Paul Rutherford

Officer Rutherford was accidentally killed in line of duty while investigating a crash

PHOENIX — Memorial services have been scheduled for Phoenix Police Officer Paul Rutherford. Officer Rutherford was struck and killed while investigating a crash last week.

The public is invited to attend the visitation scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, located at 13720 W. Thomas Rd. from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Mass will follow 3:30 p.m.

Officer Rutherford’s funeral is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at Christ’s Church of the Valley, located at 7007 W. Happy Valley Rd. in Peoria.

A procession will follow the funeral services to Phoenix Memorial Park and Cemetery, at 200 W. Beardsley Rd. in Phoenix.