McHENRY – Rita Lynn Jaffe, 64, of McHenry, passed away Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Centegra Hospital – Woodstock.|
She was born Sept. 30, 1949, to Raymond and Virginia (Margo) Stawicki. On June 16, 1979, she married Paul Jaffe at St. Gertrude Church in Franklin Park.
Rita was a 1967 graduate of Schurz High School in Chicago, she was past president of the Franklin Park Women's Club, past president of the past presidents club, member of the 7th District G.F.W.C., editor of the G.F.W.C. state magazine and secretary of the Olde Mill Ponds Association.
Survivors include her husband, Paul of McHenry; a brother, Kenneth Stawicki; and a brother-in-law, Roy (Phyllis) Jaffe.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry, where a service will be at 5 p.m. Interment will be private.
If desired, memorials may be made to the
For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-0063.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 15, 2013