Ira C. Ritter, 82, of Morristown, passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014. He was born on March 29, 1932, in Wayne County, Ill., to the late Lorenzo James and Kathryn Grace Burrell Ritter. Survivors include his wife, Betty Spitzner Ritter; daughters, Peggy Brune, New Palestine, Penny (James Fleck) Keaton, Morristown; sons, Tim (Sara) Ritter, Greenwood, Richard (Ruth) Ritter, New Palestine and Jeff Ritter, Indianapolis; 11 grandchildren and 13 great -grandchildren; sister, June Ayers, Fairfield, Ill.
Preceded in death by sisters, Lillian Lammers and Marie Bullard; brother; Leo Ritter; a son-in-law and great -granddaughters; Isabella Brooklyn Hill and Caitlyn Renee Clay.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Shangrila Chapel with Pastor Jeri Barrett-Thomas Officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service. Burial will be in the Concord Cemetery, Morristown.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Carrollton United Methodist Church, 1060 West U.S. Hwy 52, Fountaintown, IN 46130 or your favorite charity.