GOWRIE - Dick D. Rittgers, age 79, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 25, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Moorland, with Rev. Shane Deman officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be at the Gowrie Township Cemetery. Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the Palmer Funeral Home in Gowrie. Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.