RIEPNIEKS Vilma Riepnieks aged 96 of Grand Rapids passed away September 1 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband Vilis Riepnieks and son Uldis Plics. She is survived by her daughter Daina Plics. Funeral services will be Saturday at the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church Rev. Ilze Larsen officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to the service at church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church 1780 Knapp St. NE Grand Rapids Michigan 49505.