Gertruda Josephina Ritzen Busch, age 87, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014, at New Horizons Limestone following an extended illness.
Memorial services are scheduled for Friday, March 28, 2014, at 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home. Family will receive friends on Friday, March 28, 2014, from 2:30-3 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Busch was born December 6, 1926, in Heerleen, Holland, to the late Jan Ritzen and Anna Paas Ritzen. She was retired from Gainesville Manufacturing and was of the Catholic Faith.
Mrs. Busch is survived by her son, Jim Hibbard of Riverview, Fla.; daughters, Pat Schieppe of Zebulon, Ga., Paula Campbell of Gainesville and Clara Satterfield of Flowery Branch; and grandsons, Chris Satterfield of Buford, and Justin Campbell of Lawrenceville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, No. M20, Atlanta, GA 30326 or
, 5901 Peachtree-Dunwoody Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30328.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.