Mildred Pauline Ritenour, 94, Angola, formerly of Etna Green, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2016 at Lakeland Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Angola.
Mildred was born Dec. 27, 1921 to Ira and Edna (Sult) Bickel. She graduated from LaPaz High School in 1939. She married Russell R. Ritenour on Nov. 23, 1939. Mildred was a homemaker and helped Russell on the farm. Russell passed away on May 24, 2007.
Mildred is survived by her son Robert (Johanna) Ritenour of Angola. Mildred was blessed with several grandchildren: Robert Ritenour, Jr., John C. Ritenour, Susan K. Ritenour, Laura Ritenour Stephens, Tami Escapule (Arley), Jeff Ritenour (Shelly), Denise May (Carl), Pete Poe, and Lisa Nifong (Mark), and Candy Witt (Gary) She is also survived by numerous great and great-great grandchildren.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, her son, Dennis M. Ritenour, and several siblings.
Funeral services will be held in her honor at noon Saturday, October 8 at the Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home, 115 S. Main Street, Bourbon. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Bourbon.