Age 79, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2018. Alice was born in Kalamazoo on February 20, 1939, the daughter of the late Edward and Cassie (Crosby) Brown. On March 31, 1967, she was united in marriage to Walter L. Ritchie, who survives. Alice is also survived by her children, Larry (Virgie) Larsson, Robert (Angela) Ritchie, Pamela (Dave) Becklehimer and Michael (Nicole) Turner; a step-daughter and step-son; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by her daughter, Cindy Turner and sister, Connie Burnham. In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a private family service will be held. Interment will take place at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bronson Health Foundation, c/o the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.