February 2, 1957 - February 9, 2018

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Elizabeth Ann "Anne" Rittenhouse, 61, of Urbana, Ohio passed away Friday, February 9, 2018 in Galion Pointe Nursing Home, Galion, Ohio.

She was born February 2, 1957 in Urbana, Ohio. Anne was a 1976 graduate of Urbana High. She continued after graduation supporting the Hillclimbers. She was employed for many years with Lawnview industries. Anne spent many years as a resident of Spring Meadows Care Center in Woodstock. She recently entered Galion Pointe Nursing Home. Wherever Anne was she will be remembered for her huge laugh and her demanding personality that you just fell in love with.

Anne is survived by her brother, Keith (Karen) Rittenhouse; her nephew, Joseph M. Rittenhouse; and a lifelong family friend, Sue Markley. During her years living in a nursing home, she received exceptional compassion and care from administrators Holly Lingo (and staff at Spring Meadows), and Greg Bratton (and staff at Galion Pointe).

She is having a celebration in heaven with her parents, David R. & Priscilla (Kenton) Rittenhouse; her husband, John Hennigan; and her niece, Emily Rachel Rittenhouse.

Memorial service will be held at 11:30 A.M. on Saturday, February 24, 2018 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio with Pastor Paul Jones officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:30 A.M. prior to the service. Burial will be in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana at a later date.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation could be made to either of the following: Urbana First United Methodist Church or First Presbyterian Church. The family also has a special request, could you please send a note containing a few special memories of Anne for a family tribute album. (The Rittenhouse Family, 226 Joelynn Dr., Shelby, OH 44875)

Condolences

Holly Lingo - Feb 17, 2018
Keith and Karen, I am so sorry for your loss. Annie was such a special person and her laugh was so contagious. It always brightened my day. I think my fondest memory will always be when she and John got married. She was so beautiful that day and it was a honor to be part of that day with her and family. My thoughts and sympathy is with you and family. My God Bless Everyone!
Denise Rieckhoff Martin - Feb 15, 2018
When Anne laughs, we will be able to hear it from Heaven. God has a special Angel.
Allen Shroyer - Feb 15, 2018
I am so sorry to hear about Anne. She was a lot of fun in school. Keep her in your heart always.
Debbie Deere - Feb 15, 2018
We are so sorry to hear the passing of Annie remember her from school what a one of a kind personality God bless you all The Roger Deere Family
Polly Toomire Long - Feb 15, 2018
Keith, I am sorry for your loss. Anne and I shared the same birthday we always wished each other happy birthday each year when we were younger. She was a gem.
John Shockey - Feb 15, 2018
Keith, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. I have fond memories of Annie.

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