Martin W. Ritter, 59, Seneca, MO, passed away March 8, 2014 at Freeman Neosho Hospital after a sudden illness. Martin W. Ritter was born May 25, 1954 in Wichita, KS the son of James and Wilda (Caywood) Ritter. Martin was a owner/operator of a cattle farm and a member of the Hart Baptist Church. Martin W. Ritter married Carla West July 11, 2003 in Seneca, MO and she survives. Additional survivors include his parents, James and Wilda Ritter, Seneca; His children, April Woodward and husband Howard, Eric Ritter and wife Becky, Kevin Ritter and wife Jenny all of Seneca, Nick Ritter, Emily Burrell, Leah Taylor and Jayden Taylor all of the home, Dustin Kline and wife Jessica, Avon Park FL and Jonathon Taylor and wife Jessica, Joplin, MO; One sister, Debbie Kunde, Cedar Town, GA; Three brothers, Tony Ritter, Seneca, Billy Ritter, Cedar Town, GA and Brent Ritter state of MO; 11 grandchildren and a host of friends Funeral services under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca will be held at 2:00 PM March 13, 2014 at the Hart Baptist Church. Following the service the body will be taken for cremation. The family will receive friends from 6 pm to 7pm March 12, 2014 at the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca.