Kelvin Joseph Ritchie, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away with his family by his side at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance-Chatham Campus, on Friday, February 16, 2018 at the age of 61.

Kelvin is the son of the late John and Floreda (Yacks) Ritchie. Loving father of John, Kevin (Sue) and Jennifer (Trevor Meloche). Cherished grandfather of Gavin, Logan, Larissa, Bailey, Shannah, Christopher, Thomas, Christopher, Kathryne, Brooklyn and great grandfather of Amara. Dear brother of Donna, Linda, Debbie, Cameron, Terry and the late Raymond, Bobby, Ronny, Claude and Ruth-Ann. Kelvin will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral service in the chapel on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11 AM. If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home 519.627.3231. Online tributes may be left at