Jessie Wise RITZMAN

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Jessie Wise RITZMAN (2 May 1891 - 19 Apr 1985)
Contributed by rkohler3 on 9/6/09 - Image Year: 1925

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Jessie Wise RITZMAN
(Daughter of William Percival and Carrie Alice (Wise) Ritzman)
(2 May 1891 - 19 Apr 1985)


JESSIE W. RITZMAN, 94, of Port Royal RD2, died at 8:20 a.m. Friday, April 19 [1985] at the Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin, Star Route.

She was born March 2, 1891 in Turbett Township.

She was preceded in death by her parents: William P. and Carrie A. Wise Ritzman.

She also was preceded in death by a brother: Rev. Elmer L. Ritzman.

Two brothers survive: J. Lloyd Ritzman, Port Royal RD2 and W. Book Ritzman, Port Royal RD1.

She was a member of the Port Royal United Methodist Church.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Rex Funeral Home, Port Royal, with Rev. John E. Halderman. Rev. Sharonn D. Halderman and Rev. Kenneth E. Hepner officiating.

Interment was in the New Church Hill Cemetery, Port Royal.

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Contributed by rkohler3 on 8/17/20 - Image Year: 1907
JESSIE AT MOUNT HOPE SCHOOL 1907-1908 Warren Kohler, Teacher us on right of the photo. Jessie Ritzman is the tall girl standing behind the post. (Photo courtesy of Wayne Taylor)
Contributed by garthe on 9/19/09 - Image Year: 1893
This is a picture of Jessie (baby) & her brother Elmer. Elmer was about two years older than Jessie and would eventually become a minister.
Contributed by jglennel on 10/6/09 - Image Year: 1981
This picture was taken in Jessie's home when JoAnne Landis Heckert and Nellie Landis Sorensen were visiting her. She was 90 years old when this picture was taken. Pictured (L-R) JoAnne, Jessie, Nellie.

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