The Italian American community of Trumbull County, OH has lost a dear and remarkable member. Edith née D’Altorio Ritch passed away on January 6 of this year. She left a rich archive of family history, wonderful crafts and a love for the Italian American experience, which she shared with many in the area. Edith also distinguished herself as a committee member of the Warren Italian American Heritage Festival and contributed many hours to the organization. We send our condolences to Carl, her husband and partner in volunteer work.
Edith graduated from Warren G. Harding High School and worked at Thomas Steel and then at