Obituary of Arvonia K. Rittenhouse
Arvonia K. (Millward) Rittenhouse, 85, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019, at her home in Pottstown, PA.
Born in Boyertown, PA, on July 14, 1934, Arvonia was the daughter of the late Clayton and Pearl (Schoenly) Millward.
Arvonia enjoyed spending her time gardening, knitting, and sewing, but her greatest enjoyment came from being Grammie to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Glenn D. Mauger, husband of Kathleen, Boyertown, PA, Pamela K. Little, wife of Ralph “Alec”, Charlotte, NC; Mark A. Mauger, husband of Patricia, Reading, PA; and Brian J. Rittenhouse, Pottstown, PA; her grandchildren, Joshua, Amanda, Marsha, Kyle, Michelle, Jennifer, Nicholas, and Rebecca; and her seven great-grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her sisters, June Bush, Grace Reichelderfer, and Hazel Yergey.
A viewing will take place on Thursday, December 12, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 6:00 p.m. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Arvonia’s memory to Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, 60 North Hanover St., Pottstown, PA 19464. Online condolences may be made to the family at http://www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.