Green Lawn Abbey

Ritter, Ernest E.

Ernest E. Ritter
Born 12/6/1883 in Muncy, PA
Died 1975 in Huntington, WV
Mr. Ernest E. Ritter, age 91, passed away at his home, 2702 Third Avenue, Huntington, West Virginia, Monday, August 18, 1975. Mr. Ritter was a retired lumberman. Formerly of Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Muncy, Pennsylvania, December 6, 1883. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Breese Ritter, 1947, and his son, William McClellan Ritter II, 1963. Survivors include 4 grandchildren, William M. Ritter II, David W. Ritter, John E. Ritter and Mary Breese Ritter, all of Hertford, North Carolina; sister, Mrs. Anna Ritter Derrick; niece, Irene Derrick and nephew, John Derrick of Wynnewood, Pennsylvania and a nephew George Ritter of Huntington; foster daughter, Kathleen Curry of Huntington. Mr. Ritter was a member of the Broad St. Presbyterian Church, Columbus, Ohio. 50 year member of the Columbus Athletic Club and 65 year member of the Goodale Lodge, No. 372 F and AM of Columbus. Family suggest memorials in his memory can be sent to American Cancer Society. Friends may call at the Steele Funeral Home, Huntington, W. Virginia, Tuesday 6-9 p.m. Prayer service by the Reverend John M. Buchanan of The Broad Street Presbyterian Church will be held at the Green Lawn Abbey in Columbus, Ohio, and entombment will follow on Wednesday 1 p.m. Arrangements by Schoedinger State St. Chapel.
Burial Location
Mary (Breese) Ritter