Allan E. RITCHIE (June 13, 1941 - June 07, 2018)

  • "Al will be greatly missed by the dancing and music..."
    - Ray and Sharon Kennedy
  • "Al was a very dedicated individual and had many talents. We..."
    - Rocky & Jean Woolverton
  • "It's been years but I remember Al sitting in the back row..."
    - Carol Thibault
  • "Al was a very special man. Respected by all, sharing his..."
    - John Myers
  • "I'm so sorry for your loss Mrs Ritchie, I will miss him..."
    - donna mikkelsen

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Allan Ernest Ritchie on June 7, 2018, just 6 days shy of his 77th birthday. Al was born in Winnipeg on Friday June 13, 1941 to Bill and Margaret Ritchie. Al was the oldest of four children. He was predeceased by his parents, his sister Anne & his brother Bill. He is survived by his wife Connie, his children Terry (Tracy) Ritchie, Donna (Perry) Sorensen, Shaone Ritchie, Zerena (Brock) Caplin, Shane (Jennifer) Brownell. Also grandchildren Miranda (Logan), Stewart (Breanna), Kiara, Tegan, Genevieve, Amaya, Kyrion. He is also survived by his sister Kathy & many cousins, nieces & nephews. Al's biggest pleasures in life were his family, music, Square & Round Dancing. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday June 16, 2018 from 1-3pm at Colwood Community Hall at 2219 Sooke Rd. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Victoria Conservatory of Music would be appreciated.
Published in The Times Colonist from June 13 to June 14, 2018