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Reba Ritter

October 12, 1923 — July 22, 2021

Marion- Reba Ritter, age 97, of Marion, passed away at 6:43am on July 22, 2021 at Integrity Healthcare of Marion. Reba was born October 12, 1923 in Harrisburg, the daughter of Esco and Pearl (Meadows) Horton. She was raised in the community of Liberty.  Reba married George E. Ritter in Marion on June 23, 1946. He preceded her in death on November 18, 2009.  

Mrs. Ritter was a member of the Johnston City Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include four cousins- Marvin Horton of Harrisburg

     Leroy Roberts of Texas

     Beatrice Blackman of Carrier Mills

     DeWayne Gulley of Carrier Mills

Nephew- James Ritter of Johnston City

Nephew- Bruce L. Ritter of Johnson City

Several Great Nieces and Nephews

Several Great Great Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, July 26, 2021 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion with Rev.  Keith Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Lawn Cemetery in Harrisburg. A time of visitation will be held from 11am until 1pm on Monday, July 26, 2021 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home.   

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Monday, July 26, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

800 North Market Street, Marion, IL 62959

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