Obituary of Patsy Lou Rittenhouse
CLAYTON-Patsy Lou Rittenhouse, age 85 of Clayton, a woman of great faith, passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Lenawee Medical Care Facility.
She was born January 17, 1934, In Dearborn, Michigan to Ralph and Marie (McConnell) Adams. On October 28, 1950, she married James Rittenhouse in Adrian. He preceded her in death on April 11, 2007. Patsy had been employed by GTE for 3 years and had been a teacher’s aide at LISD for 30 years. She was a member of Bethany Assembly of God for over 50 years and an avid volunteer for many years at Provincial House through the church. She was also a member of the Retired School Personnel of Lenawee.
Patsy is survived by a daughter, Debra Roe of Adrian; 2 grandchildren, Amanda (Joshua) Butz of Clayton and Andrew Rittenhouse of Clayton; 3 great- grandchildren, Addison and Trevor Butz and Easton Rittenhouse; a sister, Sally Hays of Tennessee; a sister-in-law, Barbara Adams of Tennessee; Tammy Welch of Adrian, who was like a daughter to her; and many nieces and nephews . In addition to her husband, James, she was preceded in death by a son, James Rittenhouse; and three brothers, Dwight Buffenbarger, Ralph Adams and John Adams.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, April 29, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Ron Sparks officiating. Burial will be in Raisin Valley Friends Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2019, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.To send flowers to the family of Patsy Rittenhouse, please visit Tribute Store