Leonard R. Ritter

Leonard R. Ritter
, 85, of Belleville, IL, born Monday, December 1, 1924, in Belleville, IL, died Wednesday, October 6, 2010 in Bowling Green, KY.

Mr. Ritter worked as a business manager in St. Louis, MO for over 50 years. He was a 50 year member of St. Clair Lodge #24 AF& AM, Scottish Rite Bodies and Ainad Shrine. He was a U.S. WWII and Korean Marine Veteran.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Parents: Leonard and Ruth nee Rayburn Ritter

Surviving are his:

  • Wife of 56 years: Carole nee Wendt Ritter
  • Sons
    • Mark (Lisa) Ritter of Bowling Green, KY
    • Matthew (Tammy) Ritter of Gulf Breeze, FL
  • Grandchildren
    • John Ritter
    • James Ritter
    • Matthew Ritter
    • Paige Ritter

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 2001 S. Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63131.

Services: All service will be private

Condolences left for Leonard R. Ritter:

    Tex and Lisa,
    Angie and I are very sorry to hear of your loss. Tex, I know that you hold your parents in very special place in your heart.
    Know that we are thinking of you and your family during this time that a void has opened in your life.
    Please know that we will be available to support you and your family in any way you could need or wish.

    Rick and Angie Vaughan

    Rick and Angie Vaughan Owenwboro Kentucky 42303

    Mark & Lisa,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you deal with the loss of your Dad.It is a blessing that you are there for your Mom during this trying time. God bless.

    Tracy & Sally Phillips Owensboro Kentucky 42366

    I knew Len when I was on the board of the old Providence Program and Len was the CFO. Len was a super nice guy and I feel privileged to have known him. RIP.

    harley smith st louis mo 63130