Wilda G. Ritter, 85, Seneca, MO, passed into eternal rest May 8, 2019 at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin after an illness.
Wilda Gwen Caywood was born November 26, 1933 in Wolcott, NY the daughter of John R. and Berniece M. (Dana) Caywood. Wilda was a homemaker and worked hard on the family farm. She was a member of the Seneca Assembly of God Church.
Wilda G. Caywood married James Ritter May 3, 1952 in Bentonville, AR and he survives.
Additional survivors include two sons; Tony Ritter and wife Roxane, Seneca and Billy Ritter and wife Stephanie, Cedartown, GA; one daughter, Debbie Kunde and husband Al, Neosho; one sister, Ethel Jones, Webb City, MO; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends.
Wilda was preceded in death by her parents, two sons Martin Ritter and Brent Ritter; one grandson Evan Ritter; one granddaughter, Stephanie Cole; siblings, Inez, Florence, Bobby, Ralph, Jimmy, Debbie, Alta and Muzette.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 pm, Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Seneca Assembly of God Church with Pastor Denny Sikes officiating. Burial will be in the Swars Prairie Baptist Cemetery with BJ Ritter, James Cole, Cale Ritter, Blake Ritter, Kevin Ritter and Nick Ritter serving as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Nicholas Ritter, Cody Ritter, Ethan Ritter, Caleb Ritter, Marshall Ritter, Chris Cole, Keith Cole and Eric Ritter.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Seneca Assembly of God building fund in care of the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home PO Box 380, Seneca, MO 64865.