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RITTER, Marie Ann
RITTER - Marie Ann 80, passed away on August 24, 2017. She was born in Buffalo on November 19, 1936. Marie was a longtime resident of Cheektowaga. She graduated from Kensington High School and Erie Community College and owned a fine jewelry business. Marie was a member of St. Barnabas and Our Lady Help of Christians where she sang in the choir. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Ronald and sisters Dorothy Freeman, Virginia Fitzsimmons, and Florence Hafele. Marie is survived by her children Douglas (Elizabeth) Ritter, Kathy (Luis) Gonzalez, and Linda (Brian) Coons; granddaughters Jaime, Megan, Jennifer, Alyssa, and Olivia; and sister Eleanor Sauka. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday September 9th at 9:30am at St. Mary's of the Assumption Church, 1 St. Mary's Hill, Lancaster. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Association.