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Harvey Edward Ritch

Harvey Edward Ritch

Male 1953 - 2013  (60 years)

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  • Name Harvey Edward Ritch 
    Born 1953  North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Nov 2013  Prysbyterian Hospital, Charlotte NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4665  Ritch
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Harvey Edwards Ritch,   b. Aug 1927, Meckleburg, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 2014, Newland, Linnville, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nancy Smith,   b. 24 Mar 1931, Smithfield, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 2018, Charlotte, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Divorced UNKNOWN 
    Family ID F1210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F1787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Harvey Edward Ritch, Jr. CHARLOTTE - Mr. Ritch, 60, passed away on November 6, 2013, at Presbyterian Hospital. He was born on November 16, 1952 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the son of Harvey Ritch, Sr. and Nancy Ritch. Eddie was a devout Christian and a godly man who put his faith first, as witnessed through his unwavering dedication to his family and his church. He was a loving husband to his wife of 27 years, and a caring, devoted father to their three daughters. Patient, attentive, and faithful, he provided a constant and steady pillar of support for his family. Eddie's many tremendous qualities also made him a loyal son, brother, and friend. His vibrant personality, quick wit, and exceptional sense of humor lit up the lives of those who knew him. Eddie had a remarkable ability to turn ordinary, day-to-day observations into amusing and entertaining stories. He was always ready with a joke, anecdote, or one-liner, perfectly timed to catch his friends and family off guard. This gift was something he generously shared, as he was always willing to open up to new people in all situations. He would frequently strike up conversations with anyone he met, and truly enjoyed building and maintaining those relationships. Eddie was also well known throughout the community for his prodigious musical talent. As an accomplished keyboardist in various local bands-including popular jazz-fusion group The Brubakers. Eddie used his incredible skill to give back to his community and bring joy to people. For the past sixteen years, he has glorified God through his passion for music by playing keyboards at Christ Lutheran Church. Eddie was employed at Penta Engineering as a computer software engineer. Greatly loved by his coworkers and friends, Eddie was a very talented programmer and a valuable asset to the company. Eddie is survived by his wife, Mindy Ritch; their three daughters, Kelsey, Cameron, and Chandler Ritch; his mother, Nancy Ritch; his father, Harvey Ritch, Sr.; and his three brothers, Randy, Joe, and Robert Ritch. -