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August 19, 2021

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Carol Irene Ritts, 60, of Edwardsville, died at the Wilkes-Barre General hospital on Thursday, August 18, 2021 with family by her side.

Born in the Bronx, NY, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Lela Sims Goss. She was a graduate of Wyoming Valley West High School and worked at a job she loved doing, a hair stylist. She was president of the Ladies Auxiliary in Larksville; she loved the Dallas Cowboys and her two dogs.

She is survived by her loving husband, Kenneth Samuel Ritts; daughters: Nell (George) Mooney of Swoyersville; Linda (Richard) Russell of Duryea; sisters: Margaret Goss of Edwardsville; Nancy (George) Waltich of Sugar Notch; Donna (Mike) Williamson of Wilkes-Barre; brother: Leon (Nana) Goss of Edwardsville; nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren: Kenneth Russell and Natalee Mooney, who were her world. 

Private family viewing and service was held on Monday, August 23, 2021, from the Andrew Strish Funeral Home, 11 Wilson Street, Larksville.



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