We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Saturday, September 4, 2004 for 90 year old
George Ritter of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday September 1, 2004 at
St. Annís Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.
He was born December 18, 1913 in Toddís Mill, IL, the son of Casper and
Mary (Ruppert) Ritter. He married Clementine Young on September 26, 1944 and
she preceded him in death. He then married Launeta Klein on August 24, 1985
in Chester, IL and she survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Michael Ritter of Chester, IL and Donald
Ritter of Steeleville, IL. One sister, Clara Schuermann of St. Louis, MO.
Four grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife, two brothers, one
sister and one grandson.
Friends are calling after 5pm Friday, September 3, 2004 at the Schroeder
McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for George Ritter will be Saturday, September 4, 2004 at
10am at St. Maryís Catholic Church in Chester, Il with Father Gene Wojcik
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Masses at St. Maryís Catholic Church in
Chester, IL, to St. Maryís Catholic School, Cardinals Glennon Childrenís
Hospital or to Donorís Choice.