December 15, 2006
Mrs. Ritayik was born in Manhattan on April 30, 1915 to the late John and Anna Kozyra Yunka. She graduated from Julia Richmond High School and was employed as a legal secretary in New York City. She was the wife of the late Henry B. Ritayik who predeceased her on February 27, 1996.
Mrs. Ritayik is survived by her daughter, Mrs. Thomas (Joan) Satterlee of Catskill and three grandchildren: John Satterlee of Atlanta, Georgia, John Ritayik of New Paltz, and Andrea Ritayik of Queens. As well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son John A. Ritayik on June 6, 1997, two sisters: Mary Wickham and Stella Miller and brother, Anthony Yunka.
A Prayer service will be conducted on Saturday, January 6, 2007 at the St. Charles Cemetery in Pinelawn, Long Island under the direction of the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill. Interment will follow with her husband and son. There will be no calling hours prior and memorial contributions may be made to the Community Hospice of Columbia-Greene at 47 Liberty Street in Catskill, NY 12414.
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