Anita W. Riddick, 74, of Hamden, CT, departed this life on December 21, 2022.

Ms. Riddick was born in New Haven, CT, on June 29, 1948, a daughter of the late Edward “Buck” White, Sr., and Phyllis West White.

She served faithfully as a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses for 44 years, and as a Pioneer in the faith for 12 years.

Prior to her retirement from Gaylord Hospital in 2009, Ms. Riddick was employed there as a Certified Respiratory Therapist for 35 years.

She is survived by a son, Joshua Riddick (Christie); a stepson, Randall Redd, Sr. (Helen); a stepdaughter, Tracy Edwards (Hugh); three brothers, Edward White, Jr., Keith White, Sr., and Barry White, Sr.; her grandchildren, Philip T. Riddick, Jr., Janelle Tapper (James), Iycis Ruff, Ashton Riddick, and Jaxson Riddick; a great-granddaughter, Nia Tapper; and a host of nieces. nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

She was predeceased by sons, Philip T. Riddick, Sr., and Kumal Riddick; a sister, Linda White-Epps; and a brother, Craig White.

On Tuesday, December 27, 2022 from 10-11am a viewing and visitation service will be held followed by a memorial talk at 11am at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 885 Wintergreen Ave., Hamden, CT and on Zoom
Meeting ID: 889 0579 1398
Passcode: 878096

A private burial will take place at a later date.