Karen Sue (Pickens) Ritchie

RITCHIE, Karen Sue (Pickens), 40, of Follansbee, WV, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014.

Karen was born on Jan. 23, 1973, in Wheeling, WV., the daughter of Ruth Pickens of Follansbee, WV and the late Willard Ray Pickens.

Karen was a member of the Hooverson Heights Church of Christ.

In addition to her father, Karen was preceded in death by her grandparents.

Karen is survived by her husband, Brian Ritchie; a son, Caleb Ray Ritchie, both of Follansbee, WV; and a sister, Shari McGee of Steubenville, OH.

Private viewing and funeral service was held at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Pastor Dan Cooper, officiating.

Interment followed at St. John Cemetery, Colliers.

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