HAMPTON - Rhys Tyler Ritter, 18, passed away Friday, December 14, 2012. Born in San Antonio, TX, he has been a resident of Poquoson for 10 years. Rhys was a senior at Poquoson High School and a member of the Poquoson Lacrosse Team. He also had a great love for music and was a member of the Poquoson High School Chorus. Rhys is survived by his parents, Krysia and Todd Ritter; sisters, Marysia K. Ritter; brothers, Ramsey T. Ritter and Riley Todd Ritter; maternal grandparents, Darlene and Jan Turzanski; paternal grandparents, Peggy and Thomas E. Ritter, Sr.; and niece, Sienna Marie. The family will receive friends from 6-7:00 pm Thursday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Immediately following at 7:00 pm, a memorial mass will be celebrated by Rev. Msgr. Robert Perkins. The family wishes expressions of sympathy to take the form of contributions to the Poquoson Lacrosse Club, Rhys Ritter Scholarship Fund, BB&T, 452 Wythe Creek Rd., Poquoson, 23662. Arrangements are by Berceuse Funeral and Cremation Traditions in Hampton, 757-825-8070.
Published in Daily Press on Dec. 18, 2012