Clipped From The Mason City Globe-Gazette
Mrs. Ritze dies at 75; rites Tuesday NORA SPRINGS—Mrs. Edith Ritze, 75, died Saturday morn- ing in St. Rita's Hospital, Lima, Ohio. She had lived in Nora Springs most of her life until five years ago. Funeral services will be Tuesday Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Sheckler Funeral Home. The Rev. Howard Howard Eldrenkamp of the Methodist Methodist Church will officiate and burial will be in Park Cemetery. Born Feb. 23, 1884, in St. Ansgar, she was the daughter of Albert and WHhelmina Schultz. She was married to W. H. Ritze, Dec. 22, 1909. He died in 1932. Surviving arc two children, Mrs. Gene (Marjory) Weber Lima, Ohio; and Frederick, a teacher in Forman Christian College, Lahore, West Pakistan; two grandsons, and four great grandchildren; a brother, Otto Shultz, Nora Springs; two sisters, sisters, Mrs. Willard Durant, Nora Springs, and Mrs. Charles Meter, Meter, Mason City.