GREENVILLE - Rita J. Riegle, age 80, of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 11:53 a.m. Jan. 10, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Hospital Dayton, Ohio.
Rita was born April 18, 1932, in Darke County, Ohio, and the daughter of the late Floyd D. and Leona A. (Grimes) Gessler.
She was a homemaker and retired from the maintenance work at the Kettering Carillon Towers.
Rita enjoyed camping and family get-togethers.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William J. "Bill" Riegle. They were married Dec. 31, 1954. Also by a son Douglas Lee Riegle.
Rita is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Sheryl and Wayne Lavy of Greenville; sons and daughter-in-law, Mark and Ramona Riegle of Greenville, Richard Riegle of Irving, Texas, and Thomas Riegle of Arcanum. Grandchildren, Janell (Jason) Ross, Nick (Elly) Lavy, Robert Riegle, Chelsea Riegle, Jessica (Travis) Qualls and Justin Riegle. Also 10 great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Glenn and Charlotte Gessler of North Carolina; sister and brother-in-law, Karen and Don Newbauer of Greenville, sister-in-law, Janice (Duane) Hansbarger and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Jeff Harper officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Ft. Jefferson, Ohio.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 1 p.m. until time of the services at the funeral home. It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the Greenville Area Rescue Squad. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com
Ross Princiotto of Greenville, died early Jan. 10, 2013, at The Brethren Home o