Shirley Rietman

  • Born: June 15, 1933
  • Died: November 17, 2021
  • Location: Zeeland, Michigan

Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464
Tel. (616) 772-2173

Tribute & Message From The Family

Shirley (Huizenga) Rietman, age 88, of Zeeland, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021.

Shirley was born to Gerrit and Reka Huizenga, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a longtime member of North Blendon Christian Reformed Church and was known for her strong faith.

Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Rietman, great grandson Brenham Lubbers, great granddaughter MaKenna Fraaza, and November 18 her son-in-law Mike Lengkeek.

She is survived by her children: Bev and Rick Tuinstra, Bob and Deb Rietman, Ed and Jane Rietman, Kathy Lengkeek, Deb and Jim Nyenbrink, and Carla and Rob Woodwyk, 34 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren, siblings: Angie Gruppen, Alv and Geneva Huizenga, Joan and John Stremler; in-laws: Mary Brower, Leona Zoerman, Art and Alma Bouwkamp, and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 5-7 Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 South State Street, Zeeland. The funeral service will be 11 am Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at North Blendon Christian Reformed Church, 7284 Taylor Street, Hudsonville. Interment will be in Blendon Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to North Blendon Christian Reformed Church.