September 12, 2003 Wow, John Ritter Died by Hawthorn Mineart, under Television That was certainly a surprising thing to read. He was so young. I didn’t realize that he was the son of Tex Ritter, the country musician. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.