1917 ~ 2012
Jack Ritter 94 passed away on February 4, 2012. He was born on May 27, 1917, in Lewellen, Nebraska to Frank and Beatrice Ritter. He is pre-deceased by brothers; Bea, Ray and Gene and sisters; Mary Etta and Alice.
On July 4, 1941, Jack married Barbara Buckland (1920-2003) in Rock Springs, Wyoming. Jack is survived by his children; Jean Newton (Tom), John Ritter (Jan) and Frank Ritter (Gladys) and grandchildren; Scott, Adam, Frank, and Mallory.
Jack had a long career as a dispatcher on the U.P. Railroad. He will be remembered for his friendliness, generosity and helpfulness to family, neighbors and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 10, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Wasatch Presbyterian Church, 1626 South 1700 East with a reception to follow at the church. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the
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Published in Deseret News on Feb. 7, 2012