Marie Ritenour, 89, of Elkhart, Ind., passed away at Elkhart Hospice House on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013.
She was born on Feb. 9, 1924, in Bremen, Ind., to Charles and Essie (Bennett) Hummel.
Marie is survived by her daughter: Beverly (Greg) Samons, Bourbon, Ind.; a grandson: Steve (Kari) Samons, Fort Wayne; granddaughters: Samantha and Katelin Samons; a sister-in-law: Edna (Meryl) Swihart, Plymouth, Ind.; a sister-in-law: Mildred Ritenour, Warsaw, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
Marie was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years: Kenneth Ritenour; her parents; and two sons: Larry and Ervin.
Visitation will take place from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the funeral home and will be conducted by the Pastor Gould. Burial will be in the Sandridge Cemetery, Bourbon.
Memorial contributions may be directed to The Center for Hospice Care, 112 S. Center St., Plymouth, IN 46563.