News and Tribune

December 27, 2012

Jack L. Ritchie

87; of New Albany

— Funeral services for Jack L. Ritchie, 87, of New Albany, will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, at the Oak Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, with interment to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park. He died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Autumn Woods Health Campus, New Albany.

 He was a native of English, and was a retired insurance/pension supervisor for International Harvester Company. He was a member of Silver Street United Methodist Church, New Albany.

He is survived by his wife, Jane F. (Kraft) Ritchie; two daughters, Cheryl Carroll, of New Albany, and Suzanne Bennett and her husband Dan, of New Albanyl four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Ritchie; and his parents, Charles and Jewell (Longest) Ritchie.

Visitation will be from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may go to Silver Street United Methodist Church, New Albany.