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William Edward Ritch

William Edward Ritch

Male 1929 - 2010  (81 years)

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  • Name William Edward Ritch 
    Born 8 Oct 1929 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Dec 2010  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12226  Ritch
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Father Vernon Roscoe Ritch,   b. 15 Jun 1898, Lulu, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1953, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Veronica Pearce,   b. 14 Dec 1900,   d. 6 Aug 1992, Lulu, Columbia, Florida, USA buried New Zion Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Dec 1915  Lulu, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jerry Bevell 
    Married 15 Aug 1981  Columbia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 21 May 1982  Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F4532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Gwendolyn ? 
    Divorced 11 Sep 1980  Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F4533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Jane Norris 
    Married 1983 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F4534  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 11 Sep 1980 - Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 21 May 1982 - Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Dec 2010 - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William Edward “Ed” Ritch, 81, a resident of Lake City, Florida passed away December 1, 2010 at the V. A. Medical Center, Lake City, Florida.
      Mr. Ritch was a lifelong resident of Columbia County and is the son of the late Vernon and Vera Pearce Ritch. Mr. Ritch is preceded in death by two brothers, Leo and Ellis Ritch and two sisters, Lucille Waters and Mabel Johnson. He was a honorary member of the Lulu Hunting Club and the Palestine Hunting Club. He was a member of the Woodmen of the World, a veteran of WW II serving in the U.S. Army and had worked with Champion Home Builders for a number of years. He was of the Baptist Faith and attended the Watertown Congregational United Methodist Church.
      Survivors include his wife of twenty-seven years Jane Norris Ritch, Lake City, Fl., Two daughters: Elaine Davis (Johnny Hamm) and Wanda (John) Howell both of Lake City, Fl. Three sons: Russell L. “Rusty” Tyre, Jr., Atlanta, Ga., Richard (Beth) Tyre, Jacksonville, Fl. and Christopher Allers, Atlanta, Ga. One sister: Fran (Tommy) Richardson, Ft. White, Fl. and One brother: Morris (Eva) Ritch, Ogden, Utah. Five Grandchildren, Michele (Chad) Padgett, Richard (Mandy) Tyre, II, Brad (Kathy) Howell, Connie Goings and Ashley Tyre. Seven great grandchildren also survive.