E. Marcia (McFall) Ritsema

March 14, 1922 ~ July 19, 2019 (age 97)

E. Marcia Ritsema, age 97, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on July 19, 2019 at Christian Haven Home.  She was born March 14, 1922 in Holland, MI to the late Russell & Ada (Slagh) Mc Fall.  Marcia married Henry R. Ritsema on June 22, 1945 in New York, NY.  He preceded her in death on September 13, 2006. Marcia worked at CWC in Muskegon and at Cooks Hardware for many years.  She was an active charter member of Trinity Reformed Church where she formerly served as Sunday school teacher, the guild, youth group leader and the choir.  Marcia is lovingly survived by her sons; Bruce (Mary) Ritsema of Elkhart, IN and Scott (Darlene) Ritsema of Raleigh, N.C.  Also surviving are her grandchildren; Sarah Cabrera, Joel (Courtney) Ritsema, Justin & Kelly Ritsema and Jennifer & Christopher Bruce; great grandchildren; Kayla, Nick, Amaya, Adalyn & Milena.  Special friends; Cal & Mary Garbrecht & Barb Kremer Busman. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Sheryl and sister, Joyce Fisher.  The Service for Marcia will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Trinity Reformed Church with Pastors Randy Bremmer and Kelvin Miller officiating.  Interment will be at Lake Forest Cemetery.  Friends may meet the family 1 hour prior to the service at the church.  Memorials may be given to the Christian Haven Home.  Please visit to sign Marcia’s on-line guest book.

Donations may be made to:

Christian Haven Home
704 Pennoyer Ave., Grand Haven MI 49417

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