John “Jack” P. Rittenhouse, age 59, of Hudsonville, went to be with his Lord on Monday, December 21, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Earl and Anna Rittenhouse. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 30 years, Vicki Rittenhouse; children, Katie Rittenhouse, Brianna Rittenhouse, Thomas Rittenhouse; his two foster grandchildren; siblings, David and Flora Rittenhouse, Ruth and Marc Nelson, Stephen and Janie Rittenhouse, Carol and Mark Olexa, Thomas and Kim Rittenhouse; several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Jack was a proud nurse, serving the medical profession for 32 years. He was a member of Wellspring Church serving as an elder and he was passionate about the marriage mentoring program at church. He dedicated his life to serving his Lord and Savior and his second priority in his life was his devotion to his family. A private family funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at 2:30 p.m. at Wellspring Church, 4466 Bauer Rd, Hudsonville, with Pastor Steve Gibson officiating. The service will be live streamed via the church website at https://youtu.be/IDjPy1pjtS8. The burial will take place at Georgetown Township Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family Tuesday from 1-2 p.m. at the church prior to the service. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Wellspring Church.
Tuesday, December 29
1:00pm - 2:00pm
4466 Bauer Rd.
Hudsonville, MI 49426
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February 02, 2021 4:37pm
To Vicki and family, just heard about Jack. So very, very sorry. God bless you and keep you.
- Leslie Garrison
December 29, 2020 7:01pm
We are so sorry to hear about Jack's passing. We are thinking of you and your family.
- Kathy Corner & Family
December 29, 2020 3:13pm
I am Jacks brother. I grew up with Jack. We did everything together. Jack wasn’t just an older brother he was a friend and constant companion. We were the best man in each other’s wedding and I saw him as such a role model I wanted to name my son after him. I hope he is enjoying his new body. I’ll miss him dearly.
- Tom Rittenhouse
December 29, 2020 2:12pm
Jack had a real zest for life only exceeded by his love for the Lord and other people.
- Steve Rittenhouse
December 29, 2020 1:30pm
Your family is in my prayers!! One awesome person! But greater then that is one awesome Christian. Jack walked his faith in Jesus Christ. I know Jack touched many life's. Blessed to have known him.
- Steve Kraai
December 29, 2020 12:08pm
Love and prayers to you all. I always remember the time a Bonnie's house when we all sat and talked and laughed. He really was a great person to be around.
- Pam O'Brien
December 28, 2020 9:09am
Jack's joy in our Lord, his passion & compassionate heart to serve His Lord and Savior and others in our church and his life's mission of mercy as a nurse was very captivating. He was a light of our Lord's love to all he served and met along his life's journey. He will be dearly missed.
- Lynn Roelofs
December 27, 2020 11:21am
Thank you for a life well lived in service to others and testimony to our Lord Jesus Christ, as husband, father, and kind friend (cousin). As well as, to our family heritage established years ago by Grandma Buffinga.
Thankful we will one day be together in HIS
Prayers for your family who missed you already!
- Barb Shattuck
December 26, 2020 8:02pm
Thank you for the pleasure of being your coworker for 24 years. He would always talk of you all. I know he’s extremely proud each one as you are. You are now with your Lord and Saviour. Pease to you all
- Kelly Muniz
December 26, 2020 12:40am
Thoughts and prayers for all of you at this difficult time. Will always remember his beautiful smile and great outlook on life.
- Aunt Jill
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