Stephen Anthony Ritch1955 - 2012 (56 years)
Name Stephen Anthony Ritch Born 9 Jul 1955 Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, USA Gender Male Died 6 Jan 2012 Phoenix, Arizona Person ID I11106 Ritch Last Modified 16 Oct 2019
Father Anthony J Ritch, b. 28 Mar 1926, Fayetteville, Vanderbilt, PA , d. 29 Nov 1991, Buried San Ritas Cemetery, Connellsville, PA (Age 65 years) Relationship natural Mother Joyce Lavinia Cunningham, b. 31 Jan 1927, Layton, Fayette, PA , d. 30 Nov 1996, Buried San Ritas Cemetery, Connellsville, PA (Age 69 years) Relationship natural Married 8 Jul 1949 Winchester, Virginia, USA Family ID F3944 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Living Children 1. Living Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 Family ID F4035 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Event Map = Link to Google Earth
- Stephen A. Ritch, 55, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Connellsville, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, after succumbing to a four year battle with leukemia surrounded by family and friends. He was born July 9, 1956, in Connellsville, a son of the late Anthony J. and Joyce L. (Cunningham) Ritch. Steve graduated from Connellsville Area High School in 1973. He participated in various sport programs, where he was an outstanding wrestler. He was a past member of St. Rita's Catholic Church in Connellsville. Steve was employed by Equity Residential. He will be dearly and sadly missed by his family, friends and everyone who had the opportunity to just know him. He is survived by his estranged wife, Kim (Doyle) Ritch, of Connellsville; daughter, Stevie Lynn Guy, of Phoenix, Ariz.; and his two grandchildren; son, Adam, of Phoenix, three brothers, Gregory (Matty) Ritch, of Connellsville, James (Genghis) Ritch, of Connellsville, and Lawrence Ritch, of Brunswick, Ga.; three sisters, Carol J. Mehallick and her husband, Ronald, of Connellsville, Kathleen Ritch, of Connellsville, and Karen Ritch, of Connellsville; and several nieces and nephews. Steve was cremated, per his wish, in Phoenix, Ariz., and his remains will be sent to Connellsville, where a funeral service will be conducted at a later date to be announced.