Gordon Rietman

  • Born: August 6, 1932
  • Died: August 7, 2017
  • Location: Zeeland, Michigan

Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464

Tel. (616) 772-2173

Tribute & Message From The Family

Gordon Rietman, age 85 of Zeeland passed away Monday, August 7, 2017.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Thelma; his children: Greg and Carole Rietman, Bill and Jan Rietman and Shelly Hardecki; grandchildren: Danielle Hardecki, Alex Hardecki, Alison Rietman, Aaron Knoll, Angela Schaddelee, Travis Rietman, Rick Smith; 1 great granddaughter and 7 step great grandchildren; sister Beatrice Hirdes; sister-in-law Betty Vander Ley.

Gord was preceded in death by his grandson Nick Hardecki.

Gord proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of Third Christian Reformed Church; he was a self-employed builder for many years and was a salesman at Ottawa Truss for 15 years.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 South State Street, Zeeland. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, August 11, 2017 at Third Christian Reformed Church, 10 West Central Ave. Zeeland. Interment will be in Zeeland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. www.yntemafh.com