Norma Ritchie was born in Butler County, Kentucky, USA, on November 20, 1938 to parents Tressie and Shirley Belcher (nee Baxter). She passed away suddenly on March 16, 2014 at home in Clearwater, BC, with her loving husband, Dennis, by her side. Norma leaves behind her loving husband of 49 years, Dennis Ritchie; her daughter Shirley Chapman; son Eugene Ritchie; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren; four sisters and one brother; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Norma was predeceased by her parents, by her sister Juanita Belcher, and by her brother, Gerald Belcher.
Norma was a long time resident of Vavenby, BC. She worked as a bookkeeper for DW Ritchie Logging. Most of all, Norma was a loving mother and wife. She will forever be remembered.
Donations in Memory of Norma Ritchie to Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital, Clearwater, BC, would be appreciated. Norma’s wish was to be cremated, with private family arrangements entrusted to North Thompson Funeral Services, 73 Taren Drive, Clearwater, BC, V0E 1N2, telephone 250-674-3030, www.NorthThompsonFuneral.comPrint This Obituary & Condolences