Army Staff Sergeant Thomas Anthony Rittal was based in Ft Bliss, Texas. He was a beloved husband, loving father of three daughters, cherished son and brother to four sisters.
He deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq with A Company 16th Engineers, 3rd Battalion. he was awarded numerous awards and Army commendations. He rests peacefully at Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego, California.
SSG Thomas Rittal lost his battle on March 4, 2015. He was 32 years old.