Anne "Annie" R. RitschAugust 25, 1994 ~ September 30, 2017 (age 23)
Anne R. “Annie” Ritsch, 23, of Elizabethtown, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 30, 2017 of natural causes at the Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill, PA. Born August 25, 1994 in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, she was the daughter of Debra D. Ronning and the late Dr. Frederick F. Ritsch, Jr.
Miss Ritsch attended York Technical Institute and York College. She served as a Deacon and Youth Director at Donegal Presbyterian Church, and was a strong advocate for the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, Dog Park Mount Joy, and Adoptions From The Heart.
She is survived by her mother, Debra, of Elizabethtown; a son, Micah; a sister, Lise R. Sundrla (John), of Beaufort, SC and a brother, Rev. Dr. Frederick F. “Fritz” Ritsch, III (Margaret) of Fort Worth Texas.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the Donegal Presbyterian Church, 1891 Donegal Springs Road, Mount Joy, PA 17552 with Reverend Matthew D. Randolph officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining church cemetery. Visitation will follow the service on Saturday. Arrangements have been entrusted with the Miller-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 North Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, 717-367-1543.
Flowers will be received at the church, or if desired, memorial contributions may be made in Annie’s honor to Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, One East Wacker Drive, Suite 1730, Chicago, Illinois, 60601-1980, www.dystonia-foundation.org; or to www.dogparkmountjoy.com.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.FinkenbinderFamily.com
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation
One East Wacker Drive, Suite 1730, Chicago IL 60601-1980
Dog Park Mount Joy
235 Blossom Trail, Attention: Lynn McCleary, President, Mount Joy PA 17552