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John Andrew “Andy” Ritchie
John Andrew “Andy” RitchieFall LeavesJohn Andrew “Andy” Ritchie, 70 of Magnetic Springs, died Friday evening March 22, 2024 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born April 10, 1953 in Letcher County, Kentucky to the late James and Orphia (Cornett) Ritchie. He was also preceded in death by 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

Andy was a very hard worker; he retired as a crane operator with the former General Castings in Delaware. He enjoyed collecting guns and knives, fishing and camping and working in his garden. Andy was known as a very good cook. He loved to be in his garage, just sharing time with his family and friends and neighbors.
Andy was a dedicated family man who provided for his family.

Surviving is his wife, Marsha Rae (Ridgeway) Ritchie, they were married April 10, 1971 in Greenup, KY. Also surviving are their children, Tia (Leon) Moss of Rushville, Tami Wood of Magnetic Springs, Marci (Shad) McCann of Lancaster, Paul Wood of Magnetic Springs and Matthew (Elena) Ritchie of Magnetic Springs.
Grandchildren, Christina (Joe), Elizabeth (Wendell), Nicole (Colton), Chyanne (Jordan), Kyle (Amanda), Kody (Dee),Kenyan (Christina), Kevin (Olivia), Meshach (Jenna), Connor and Malachi
13 great grandchildren
Siblings, James Ritchie and Wilma Ritchie, both of Kentucky
And many nieces and nephews and extended family in Kentucky.

Graveside services will be held Thursday March 28, 2024 at 1:00 pm at the Claibourne Cemetery, Cindy Mahon will officiate.

Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 42217 Cincinnati, OH 45242

The Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood is assisting the family.

Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com.  

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#1 from: Loretta Moss
Richwood, OH
Sat, Mar 23, 2024 at 3:37 PM

Thinking of all of you!! Andy was loved by lots of people and will forever be missed!

#2 from: Stacey Flach
Sat, Mar 23, 2024 at 4:14 PM

So sorry to hear❤️

#3 from: Kimberly Moss
Sat, Mar 23, 2024 at 5:24 PM

Many thoughts extra prayers and big hugs for all🙏💕 You're going to be missed by many Andy💔

#4 from: Lovetta Ritchie Wuinn
Campbellsville KY
Sat, Mar 23, 2024 at 6:06 PM

Uncle Andy-the best uncle in the world! RIP LOVE YOU SO MUCH

#5 from: Larry  nibert
Sat, Mar 23, 2024 at 9:12 PM

Sorry for your loss

#6 from: Bobb Swihart
Russell Point
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 1:39 AM

Sorry for your loss prayers

#7 from: Tripp Gina
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 3:58 AM

To the Family; I am so sorry for your loss,I met Andy almost 30 years ago, and he was one of the best people I ever had the pleasure of know.may he rest in peace.I Love you Andy.

#8 from: Rona Penix
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 8:29 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all .Rest in peace.

#9 from: Dan and Darlene Foos
Richwood, Ohio
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 12:01 PM

Dear Marsha and Andy's entire family and his many good friends, I send my sincere condolences to you I know you will miss him, he was an asset to all who knew him.

#10 from: Bobby and Tracy Smith
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 12:18 PM

So very sorry Andy was a wonderful guy and will be missed 🙏 for you all

#11 from: Lou and Marin mullins
85, Bluebird Road sassafras Ky 41759
Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 9:29 PM

We Love you so very much and will miss our visits with you all R. I. P my uncle Andy. I will always Love you

#12 from: Debbie Baldwin
Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 7:05 PM

Marsha and family You are in our thoughts and prayers. Debbie and family

#13 from: Todd  A Roush (YoYo) (TR)
Wed, Mar 27, 2024 at 9:36 AM

He was a great friend and boss to work for. I will miss him very much (R.I.P.)

#14 from: Ella Davis
Thu, Mar 28, 2024 at 2:48 PM

Sorry for your the loss.  He was a kinda sweet man. Prayers and Condolences to his family .

#15 from: Diane pierce
Magnetic springs
Sat, Mar 30, 2024 at 11:20 AM

Andy will b missed was a good friend 2me he will b missed so much// diane pierce

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