Gloria passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Alamo Nursing Home.
She was born June 24, 1925 in Comstock, the daughter of Roy and Irene (Pease) Knight. Gloria had worked at Kalamazoo Stationary and Angle Steel. In her free time she enjoyed shopping, bowling, fishing and watching sports, especially football. In 1957 she married Clyde Ritchie who passed away in 2009.
Surviving are her children, Steve (Linda) Grybus of Gobles, Cindy Boulter of Plainwell and Rick (Colleen) Ritchie of Otsego; grandchildren, Tina Grybus, Tracy Grybus and Eric Boulter; great-grandchildren, Conor Buchkowski and Mina Buchkowski; sisters-in-law, Joyce Patterson, Vivian Ritchie and Reva Knight; brother-in –law, Walt Ritchie and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Clyde, many siblings and son-in-law, Dean Boulter.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place.
Friends may visit with Gloria’s family from 5-8 P.M., Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego.
Burial of ashes will take place at 10:00 A.M., Friday, September 27, 2019 at Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta for those who would like to attend.
Contributions in memory of Gloria may be made to the West Michigan Cancer Center or charity of your choice.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.