Robert Ritchea

Robert Carl "RC" Ritchea

Saturday, August 13th, 1938 - Sunday, May 23rd, 2021
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Obituary

Robert “RC” Carl Ritchea, 82, of Paden City, WV died Sunday, May 23, 2021 while at Reynolds Memorial Hospital.

Robert was born August 13, 1938 in West Post Office, WV; son of the late Carl William and Edna Imogene (Postlethwait) Ritchea.

He was a retired welder in the Rod Room at the former Ormet Corp. with thirty-six years, a veteran serving in the Army Reserve, and loved being outside where he could go hunting, fishing and gardening. He was a member of the Paden City Eagles Club.

Surviving are his wife, of fifty-six years, Mary (Richter) Ritchea; daughter, Diann (Richard) Wright, Jr. of Paden City, WV; son, Roger (Robin) Ritchea of St Marys, WV; two grandchildren, Ricky Wright of Paden City, WV and Carly Ritchea of St. Marys, WV; great granddaughter, Ryleigh Wright; four sisters, Nora (John) Parson of Paden City, Rose Herman and Sandra (Wayne) Huggins both of New Martinsville, WV and Linda (Lonnie) Long of Cameron, WV; four brothers, Bill (Shirley) Ritchea, James (Joretta) Ritchea, Gary (Lisa) Ritchea, Randy (Karen) Ritchea all of New Martinsville, WV and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home in Paden City, where services will be held 1 p.m., Thursday, May 27, 2021 with burial to follow in Paden Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Bob’s name, to the National Kidney Foundation, 2403 Sidney St #230, Pittsburgh, PA 15203.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes
    Address
    309 N 4th Ave
    PADEN CITY, WV 26159
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    Notes
    Memorial contributions may be made, in Bob’s name, to the National Kidney Foundation, 2403 Sidney St #230, Pittsburgh, PA 15203.
  • Second Visitation

    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes
    Address
    309 N 4th Ave
    PADEN CITY, WV 26159
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Memorial contributions may be made, in Bob’s name, to the National Kidney Foundation, 2403 Sidney St #230, Pittsburgh, PA 15203.
  • Service

    Thursday, May 27th, 2021 | 1:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 27th, 2021 1:00pm
    Location
    Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home - Paden City
    Address
    309 North Fourth Avenue
    Paden City, WV 26159
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  • Interment

    Location
    Paden Memorial Gardens
    Address
    Rt 2
    PADEN CITY, WV
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May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Robert Carl Ritchea, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
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US Army Veteran, Robert Car; Ritchea, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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My Deepest Sympathies. God Bless.
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Aunt Mary, Diane and Roger, So sorry for your loss. Uncle Bob will be missed. Love, Sharla and John Chapman and family
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