MOUNT VERNON — Deborah Dawn Ritchie, 62, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born April 10, 1956, in Parkersburg, West Virginia, the daughter of Robert and Mary Gladys (Coleman) Ritchie.

She is survived by her sister, Lori Callow of Parkersburg, West Virginia; a brother, Michael (Barbara) Ritchie of Clinton; nieces and nephews, David (Megan) Betts, Katrina Machamer, Adam Ritchie, Drew Ritchie and Samantha (Eric) Moser.

Deborah was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center will be held at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Deborah Dawn Ritchie.

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