May 3, 2012
Miss Ritter was born on October 18, 1919 in College Point, NY to the late John G. and Clara Agnes Pheifaus Ritter. She and her family moved to the dairy farm in Coxsackie when she was a small child and she lived there until she became a resident of the former Pavilion in Catskill. She had been a telephone operator at the Catskill office of Bell Telephone until her retirement when she was able to devote her time to her beloved family of cats.
She is survived by her five nephews: Herman J. Ritter, Jr., Stephen J. Ritter, Richard Ritter, Robert Ritter, and Joseph Ritter; niece Karen Ritter as well as several great-nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three brothers: Peter Ritter, Herman J. Ritter, Sr., and Edward J. Ritter.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 8 at 3 p.m. in the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill followed by interment in the Town of Catskill Cemetery. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the funeral home at 2 p.m. prior to the funeral. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com
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