In Celebration of

Frances Ritchie

May 30, 1935 -  April 19, 2020

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Frances Ritchie (nee Momy) on April 19, 2020 at the age of 84. Frances passed peacefully with family surrounding her at Almonte Country Haven. She was the beloved wife of the late Clarence Ritchie for 64 years.

Loving mother of Laura (Jean), Clifford (Penny), Clinton (Cheryl), Mark (Cholie), Glen, Adrianne (Neil), and Blair (Angèle).

Adoring grandmother of Evan (Season Rose), Erin (David), Elaine (Devin), Lisa (Ryan), Jennifer (Danijel), Kelly (Matt), Patrick (Liane), Philippe (Éricka), Samantha (Nick), Alexandra (Richard), and Jonathan (Nicole).

Great-Grandmother of Jersie-Lynn, David, Maylie, Cassidy, Cédrick, Rowen, Westen, Griffen, Lily, Rose, Raelynn and Georgia.

Dear sister of Lorraine, Maurice (Doris) Peter (Nydia). Predeceased by brothers Leonard and Gerry and sisters, Jacqueline and Madeleine.

Frances’s family would like to express their gratitude to the outstanding staff at Almonte Country Haven for their compassionate care and kindness.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Almonte Country Haven Long Term Care Home or to Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB).

Donations to Almonte Country Haven can be made by cheque in memory of Frances Ritchie and made out to Almonte Country Haven. Mailing Address: Almonte Country Haven, 333 Country Street, Almonte, ON K0A 1A0

Dontations to CNIB can be made by clicking the “Make a Donation” link at the bottom of this page. If you make your donation in memory of Frances Ritchie your donation will be directed to Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA).


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Patrick Ritchie (GRANDSON)

Entered April 22, 2020 from Ottawa

Forever in our hearts and minds, love you xox

Jenna Momy, Diego Stubbs, Kristian Stubbs (Niece)

Entered April 22, 2020 from Quebec

Frances was inspirational to all of us, and will be missed but not forgotten. With love, J,K, &D

Ruzica Howell 

Entered April 22, 2020

My condolences to your family. What a precious gift from her children to be with her in love during her final hours. Much love.

Suzanne Beaudoin &Karl O'Dwyer (Friend)

Entered April 22, 2020 from Rockland

Dear Blair & Angele,
It is with a very sad heart that we join our prayers to your sorrow.
So, so sorry to hear of the passing of your love one.
Accept our sincere condolences
Suzanne Beaudoin &Karl O'Dwyer

Manon (Collègues d'Angėle)

Entered April 23, 2020

Mes sympathies a la famille.


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