Rita C. (McDermott) Vines
CHELMSFORD -- Rita C. (McDermott) Vines. a 75 year resident of Chelmsford, MA, age 87, died Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Palm Center Nursing Home.
She was married to the late George M. Vines who died in 1992.
Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Edward T. and Theresa (Roth) McDermott. She was a graduate of Lowell High School with the class of 1943.
During WWII. she worked at Fort Devens.
She enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by her sons, Robert and his wife, Gay Vines, William and his wife, Marianne Vines, both of Chelmsford, and Thomas Vines of North Andover; three grandchildren, Craig Vines of Aspen, CO., Shayla Vines, and Aleksandra Parlee-Vines, both of Chelmsford; two brothers, Edward McDermott of Dracut, and Arthur McDermott of Lowell; her sister, Dorothy Smith of Peach Tree City, GA. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Thomas McDermott who died in 1958, and Robert McDermott who died in 1995, both of Lowell. They family would like to thank the staff at Palm Center Especially Somchay.
VINES -- Rita C. (McDermott) Vines, of Chelmsford, MA, died Saturday, February 22, 2014. At her request, there are no visiting hours. Burial in Arlington National Cemetery after cremation. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com