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Jewell Ritenburg

1930 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Jewell Ritenburg Obituary
Jewell Ritenburg, 83, of Ionia passed away May 19, 2014, in Ionia. She was born Sept. 15, 1930, in Lima, Ohio, the daughter of Randolph and Betty (Mann) Patrick. Jewell married Thomas Ritenburg Nov. 24, 1954, in Ionia. She loved to cook and bake and adored her family.

Jewell is survived by her loving husband of 59 years Thomas of Ionia; daughters, Kathy (Steve) Waldron of Saranac, Vicky (Paul) Manley of Lowell, Peggy (Nathan) Swift of Lowell and Judy (Al) Pruitt of Jenison; brothers, Donald (Barb) Patrick of Ionia and Lawrence (Shirley) Patrick of Clarksville; sisters, Dorothy Risner of Alto, Delores (Denny) Spitzley of Ionia, Shelva Smith of Greenville and Joann Irwin of Ionia; 10 grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 21, at Lake Funeral Home of Ionia. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until time of service. Interment Balcom Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Ionia area Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.lakefuneralhomes.com.
Published in Ionia Sentinel-Standard on May 20, 2014
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