Louis "Chubby" Ritter was born on 24 May 1906 in Alexandria Bay, Jefferson,
NY. He died on 24 Feb 1993 in Hollywood, ___, Florida.
His obituary appeared on 28 Feb 1993 in the Watertown Daily Times of Watertown,
Jefferson, NY, as follows: "William L. "Chubby' Ritter,
Bay Native, Dies . Alexandria Bay. William Louis "Chubby" Ritter, 86,
Hallandale, Fla., a native of Alexandria Bay, died Wednesday in Hollywood (Fla.)
Memorial Hospital from a blood clot following an operation on Monday.
"The funeral was Saturday at the Robert Greaver Funeral Home, Hallandale.
His body will be cremated and his ashes spread over the St. Lawrence River in
"Surviving are his wife, Lorraine; a son, William B. "Skip,"
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; a granddaughter; a sister, Leona Ritter Rogers, Clayton,
and Lakeland, Fla., formerly of Alexandria Bay, and several nieces, nephews and
"He was born May 24, 1906, at Alexandria Bay, a son of Louis William
and Mildred Manning Ritter. He was raised in the Alexandria Bay and Plessis areas,
and attended Alexandria Central School. While in high school, he played on the
football, basketball and baseball teams.
"Mr. Ritter worked for his father and an uncle, Edwin Rogers, in their
grocery and meat markets for several years. He later moved to Florida, where
he met Lorraine Beaudoin and married her on Jan. 30, 1936.
"Mr. Ritter was employed by the Burnup & Simms conduit company, Fort
Lauderdale, for many years before his retirement.
"He spent summers at Dingman Point, Alexandria Bay." He was cremated.
His ashes were spread over the St. Lawrence river.
William Louis "Chubby"
Ritter and Lorraine Beaudoin were married on 30 Jan 1936.
William Louis "Chubby" Ritter and Lorraine Beaudoin had the following
|William B. "Skip" Ritter.|