Babette Ritter Greenwood, 80

Babette Ritter Greenwood, 80, of Seaford, Del., passed away in the comfort of her home on March 18, 2019. She was born in 1938 in Macungie, Pa., daughter of Robert and Winifred Ritter.

Greenwood worked for 30 years for several banking institutions. She enjoyed the beach, gardening and outdoor activities.

In addition to her parents, Greenwood was preceded in death by her cherished sons Craig and Brent; and her siblings Carol Ewell and Joel Ritter. She is survived by her beloved husband, Art Greenwood; her treasured son Jay and his wife, Joy; granddaughters Molly, Lainey and Lily; other precious grandchildren, Jami and Nicole Greenwood; a great-granddaughter, Tahli; siblings Bobby Ritter and his wife, Mary, David Ritter and his wife, Ruth, and Sharon Quidas and her husband, Wayne; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were to be held March 24, 2019, at Watson Funeral Home, with interment held privately at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, both in Millsboro, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial donations to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Delaware; 1300 North Grant Ave.; Wilmington DE 19806. Condolences may be sent online at