Reverend Mr. Michael P. Ritz Jr. entered final glory August 24, 2013, where he joins his beloved wife Carolyn and daughter Mary Kaye. Remaining on earth to carry on his memory are his children, Dennis, Elizabeth, Michele, Christine, Jacquelyn, Darlene, his 17 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. He was a decorated WWII veteran, Deacon of the Catholic Church for over 35 years, and was devoted to his family. Rosary with Vespers Tuesday 6:00 p.m. at the Shrine of St Anne, 7555 Grant, Arvada. Funeral Mass will be Wed 10:00 a.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, 1530 Logan Denver. Burial at Mout Olivet Cemetery. A life marked with service to others.
Published in Denver Post on Aug. 27, 2013
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