Ida Ritchie

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35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 4/18/2011 11:00:00

35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 4/18/2011 13:00:00

Ida Ritchie, age 85, resident of rural Plymouth passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at MedCentral Shelby Hospital. She was born December 14, 1925 in Jackson, Kentucky to the late Kenny and Nancy (Stacy) Carpenter and had resided in Shelby moving to Plymouth in 1967. Mrs. Ritchie was a 1946 graduate of Breathitt High School in Jackson, Kentucky. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and reading.
She is survivied by her husband, Roy Ritchie whom she wed January 22, 1946; four sons, Kenneth (Paula) Ritchie of Shelby; Roger “Buck” (Linda) Ritchie of Shelby; Frank (Wendie) Ritchie of Mansfield; and Kevin Ritchie of Mansfield; one daughter, Nancy Burkett of Plymouth; nine grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; five sisters, Dovie Whitacker of North Liberty, KY; Sarah Fensch of Mansfield; Sue Yosick of Shelby; Faye Shepherd of Jackson, KY; Doshia Fugate of Campton, KY; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Bill Burkett in 2005; four brothers and two infant sisters.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio on Monday, April 18, 2011 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM where the funeral will be at 1:00 PM with Pastor Doug Tackett officiating. Burial will follow at the Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh, Ohio. In lieu of flowers memorial contribuitons may be made to the Crestwood Care Center in Shelby, Ohio. Online condolences can be made at


May Davis Clingan - Apr 22, 2011

We were sorry to hear of your sorrow. Ida and my mother, Dora Carpenter Davis, wrote to one another years ago. May the God of all comfort comfort you. II Corinthians 1:2-4

Ann Cooper - Apr 18, 2011

We are so sorry to hear about your mom. You are in our thoughts and prayers and we are here for you if you need us. Love your dear friend,
Ann Cooper

tony donnersbach - Apr 18, 2011

To the Ritchie Family:
You are in our thoughts and prayer.
Anthony Donnersbach Family

Wendy(Ayres) Daniel - Apr 18, 2011

I was sorry to hear of Ida’s passing. Please accept my sympathy. I had the pleasure of having Ida as one of my customer’s and she was a very nice lady and very proud of her family

skip& pat faulkner - Apr 17, 2011

dear Ritchie family
so sorry to here of the loss of your Mother.

Jari McKinney Amburgey - Apr 17, 2011

Nancy & Family, I am sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you in the days ahead.

Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins - Apr 17, 2011

Buck and Linda, so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Prayers for you and Linda and the entire family. Lean on the one who has all power.

The Jaeckins - Apr 17, 2011

Nancy, TC, and Courtney: Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Blessings!

Michelle Moore - Apr 16, 2011

Kevin & Nancy, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. She was a dear sweet lady. I know she will be missed dearly by all of you. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. Love you guys, Michelle Moore

David,Candi Shepherd & Family - Apr 15, 2011

Nancy I’m very sorry to hear of your mothers passing. I’m praying for your family at this difficult time.