Rita Burm

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  • "Don, Jean and Bob, So sorry to read of Rita's passing. I..."
    - Ruth DeBrock
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Newark- Rita Burm of Newark, passed away on Oct. 17 at Clifton Springs Hospital after a long battle with COPD. Memorial services will be held in Spring 2014. Donations may be made to House of John hospice in Clifton Springs in her memory.
Rita was a beloved member of her community, her church at East Palmyra Presbyterian, and a life long resident of East Palmyra. Born on Oct. 1, 1935, daughter of Ted and Muriel Wirth, She was a graduate of Newark High, and Rochester Business Institute, and worked for Lincoln First / Chase Bank as a teller and as an Asst. Manager for many years.
She is survived by her brother Don Wirth, his wife Jean; son Robert Benson; stepson Patrick Burm and wife Lenore.
Rita was pre-deceased by husband Peter Burm; and son Christopher Benson.
Published in Finger Lakes Times from Nov. 10 to Nov. 12, 2013