Margaretha J.S. Rietveld Van Straten, passed away June 14, 1996 at the Cottonwood Hospital.

Born December 21, 1922 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, to Arie G. and Sophia Kuhlmann Rietveld. She married Dirk Van Straten April 14, 1948 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, February 21, 1951. She put her husband and family first, and loved doing genealogical work and singing in the choir.Survived by her husband, Dirk; sons and spouses, Richard and Linda, Petrolia, Canada; Robert and Darcey, Carson City, Nevada; Harold and Laura, West Jordan; daughter and spouse, Ann and Glen Barker, Clinton, Utah; 16 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild; brother, Ben Rietveld; sister, Johanna Gorter.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 18, 1996 at 11 a.m. in the Larkin Sunset Gardens Mortuary Chapel, 10600 South 1700 East. Interment Larkin Sunset Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Margaretha's name to Primary Childrens Medical Center, 100 N. Medical Drive, SLC, Ut 84113.

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