Name:   Claretta (Carpenter) Ritter

From:  The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Date:  Wednesday, December 4, 1895

Mrs. Claretta Ritter, wife of Mr. Darwin G. Ritter, died of consumption last Thursday at her home on Purple street.  She was 52 years of age.  Mrs. Ritter's maiden name was Carpenter and she was a native of Middlebury township.

She leaves one son, William A. Ritter, of Lansing.  Mrs. Ritter suffered for many months with her painful disease, but she bore it all with great fortitude.

The funeral was held at the family residence last Saturday afternoon; Rev. Dr. Show conducted the service.