Colleen Ritzer

Age 24

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Your beauty disguise was not enough to full the close by Heavens b/c of your gift of knowledge that completed your wondrous cycle.

My heart goes out to Colleen Ritzer's mother, father, sister and brother because of Colleen's death. I pray that God will comfort you as you grieve all the days of your lives.

Condolences to the Ritzer family and friends, and beloved students Colleen touched. As a teacher, from a family of teachers, my heart and prayers are with you all. God Bless Colleen

I never had the pleasure of knowing you, but I do think about and pray for you and your family often. It's all in His hands.

I am very sorry about Colleen's passing.Ive not met her.She was a beautiful person on the inside and out.Full of life and joy.She is in my prayers.My heart goes out to Colleen's family.I feel for you and care about you.I think of Colleen often and she will be missed.

Sweet angel Colleen, your beautiful smile and enthusiastic spirit surely made everyone around you feel happier. I wish that I had known you, I've learned about you online. Heaven is a brighter place because of you, those who knew you on earth are left with sadness and despair. To your family, friends and acquaintances, I hope the memories of your love helps to guide them through the process of healing. God bless you, your family, and everyone who loved you! You are a beautiful shining...

I know it's been a while, but I wanted to write to whoever is reading this what a wonderful teacher she was. On my first day she helped me feel less scared, and was there outside her door with a warm smile. I hope she is there with her friends and family to smile, and make them feel less scared as they face the world. Love, a student

You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God always wrap His loving arms around you.


Colleen's Obituary

Colleen Ritzer, a 24-year-old Danvers High School math teacher, has been found dead, and a 14-year-old boy is facing a murder charge in the case, Essex County prosecutors said. "She was a very, very, respected, loved teacher. ... It's a terrible tragedy for the entire Danvers...

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