Deborah Dawn Ritchie

April 10, 1956 ‒ January 09, 2019

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Deborah Dawn Ritchie, age 62, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on April 10, 1956 in Parkersburg, West Virginia the daughter of Robert and Mary Gladys (Coleman) Ritchie.

She is survived by her sister, Lori Callow of Parkersburg, West Virginia; a brother, Michael (Barbara) Ritchie of Clinton, Ohio; nieces and nephews, David (Megan) Betts, Katrina Machamer, Adam Ritchie, Drew Ritchie and Samantha (Eric) Moser.

Deborah was preceded in death by her parents.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Sunday, February 17, 2019 beginning at 2 p.m. at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Deborah Dawn Ritchie.

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  • You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I’ve known Debbie for over 20 years. I will miss her beautiful smile and her infectious giggle. RIP Debbie!

  • Sorry for your loss. I too worked with Deb for years, she had a beautiful smile, but you could also tell she was upset by the look on her face. Retired MVDC employee Colleen Milligan