Ritter, Margie Ann, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012 at Healthsource of Saginaw, age 73 years. Margie was born in Saginaw, Michigan December 14, 1938 the daughter of the late Erwin and Lorna (Beland) Schmidt. She married Tyrone “Ty” Ritter September 17, 1961. He predeceased her December 27, 2010. Margie loved spending time with her family and tending to her flower gardens. She is survived by two children, Shari K. (Howard) Northrup, Saginaw and Justin E. (Heather) Ritter, McComb, Ohio; three grandchildren, Howard Northrup, Joe Northrup, both of Saginaw and Arianna Rose Ritter, McComb, Ohio; a sister, Gladys (Eugene) Whelton; two sisters-in-law, Sandra (Gene) Reikowsky and Elaine Schmidt; a brother-in-law, Dennis (Chris) Ritter and her special friends, Karen and Tom Jesselatis. Margie was predeceased by her brother, Wesley Schmidt; her parents-in-law, Elmer and Lottie Ritter. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Ev. Lutheran Church, 8795 Ederer Road. Rev. Wade Johnston will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family at W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, Tuesday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and Wednesday at church from 10:00 a.m. until time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to Christ Ev. Lutheran Church. www.casefuneralhome.com