Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Sunday June 15th, 2014 in his 65th year. Beloved husband of the late Gwen Rittwage (nee Reed). Loving father of Crystal Beaudry (Rene), Melissa Rittwage (Will Askew), Reino Rittwage (Matt Sheady) and the late Jamie Rittwage.. Dear grandfather of Eljiah, Kristain, Shekayla, Amilya. Kiara, Jonah and great grandfather of Kylie. Lovingly remembered by his mother Lillian Baitley, his brother William Rittwage, sisters Barbara Grills, Theresa McClintock and pre-deceased by his father Jack Rittwage. A private family graveside service will be held in Colborne Union Cemetery. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at Brighton Legion on Saturday, July 19th from 7 p.m. – 1 p.m. If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.