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Bob Ritchson

January 7, 1937 - February 5, 2019

Memorial Service: 1 p.m. Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Thompson’s Harveson & Cole Funeral Home.

Memorials: Contributions may be sent to the American Heart Association.

Bob Ritchson, 82, passed away on February 5, 2019 surrounded by his loved ones.

Robert Glen Ritchson, a beloved brother, father and granddaddy was born on January 7, 1937 to Clifton Marvin Ritchson and Vivian Camp Ritchson in Houston, Texas. He graduated from San Jacinto high school and attended the University of Houston.

Bob moved his family to Fort Worth over fifty years ago to pursue a career in pharmaceutical sales, representing Roche Laboratories and Mission Pharmacal, and receiving numerous sales awards throughout his career. He loved deep sea fishing, sports, gardening, history, music and his family.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, son, Keller Stich, and brother in law, Harold Ellis. He is survived by his brother, Don Ritchson; sister, Sharon Ellis; wife of 30 years and partner in life, Norma Ritchson; daughters, Lisa Carlson, Pamela Frederick, Lynn Rivera, Cynthia Dahl and her husband Bert Dahl; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.