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Bertha Rider

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RIDER, BERTHA, 74, beloved wife of Lee Rider, passed away at her home in Kissimmee, FL, on Feb. 19, 2011, after a long illness. Mrs. Rider was born on June 26, 1936, in Providence, Rhode Island, the daughter of Lionel Arguien and Alice Lloyd. She was the step-daughter of Vera Arguien. Mrs.
Rider is survived by her husband Lee Rider; daughters, Donna
Lenartowicz and her husband
Anthony Lenartowicz of Lake Wales, FL, Terri Heywood and her husband Kerry Heywood of Warwick, RI; grandchildren, Robert
Valliere and his wife Karla Valliere, Daniel Valliere, Jason Heywood, Lauren Heywood, Tohnya
Lenartowicz and Catrina Davis; great-grandchildren, Stephen
Valliere and Skyla-Faith Heywood; brothers, Leo Arguien and Pierre Arguien; sisters, Doris Elliott, Lillian Caputo and Brenda Whorf; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her mother and father; sisters, Kay O'Conner, Nancy Parks, Betty Smith; and brother, Francis Madden. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 23, at 10 a.m., at Grissom
Funeral Home and Crematory, 803 Emmett St., Kissimmee. Visitation will be held Tuesday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Please visit the online guestbook and obituary at

Published in the Orlando Sentinel on Feb. 22, 2011
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