Jan. 06–Paul C. Ritter, the former Mack Trucks Inc. executive who died Monday in his home, will be remembered next week in services at Huff’s Union Church in Berks County.
The memorial service for Ritter, of Lower Macungie Township, will be 1 p.m. at the church at Conrad and Huffs Church roads, Hereford Township.
Private interment will be in Huff’s Church Cemetery. Schantz Funeral Home of Emmaus is in charge of arrangements.
Ritter, 81, a 1957 graduate of Lehigh University, worked 42 years in the sales and marketing staffs of Mack, serving in the company’s offices throughout the United States and Canada.
In 1981, he was named president of Mack Canada Inc., where he served three years until his return to Allentown as a senior vice president of sales. He retired from Mack in 2001.
Ritter also was a founder, board member and, recently, an adviser to the America on Wheels transportation museum in Allentown.
Born in Hoboken, N.J., he was a son of the late Harry M. and Anne (Miller) Ritter.
He was married to Rose (Esposito) Ritter, who died in 1996. They are survived by a son, Harry M. Ritter II of Bethlehem, and a daughter, Ann Maria McFarland of Seisholtzville.
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