James J. RITT

It was a great ride! Age 65, of White Bear Lake Passed away peacefully on Monday, September 16, 2013 after a very sudden and courageous battle with CJD. Jim was blessed with 45 years of marriage to his wife, Corinne. He was a wonderful father to Julie (Jeff Henning, a close friend), Roger (Shanna Neis), Charlene (Jeff) Adamsheck. Grandfather to incredible grandchildren, Tyler and Amanda Dow; step-grandchildren, Grant, Tyler, and Hallee Adamsheck. Preceded in death by mother, Martha Ritt; father, Frank Ritt; sister, Marjorie Kuschke; brother, Frank Ritt, and brother-in-law, Alan Edmeyer. Survived by brother, Joseph Ritt; sister, Sandy (Tom) Eggert and many nieces, nephews and lots of wonderful friends, special son-in-law to Violet Edmeyer. Our heartfelt thanks to the Allina medical team and Dr. Newton. A special thank you to Dr. Boardman of Neurological Associates. A funeral service will be held Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 5 P.M. at BRADSHAW, 4600 Greenhaven Drive at Hwy 96 (one mile west of 35E), White Bear with a visitation two hours prior to the service. Memorials are preferred to CJDF. 4600 Greenhaven Drive 651-407-8300


Published in Pioneer Press on Sept. 18, 2013