Rita C. DiBona, 97 of DeLand passed away on April 1, 2013 at Florida Hospital DeLand. She was born on July 30, 1915 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and moved to Massachusetts in 1960 and to Florida in 1992 from Cape Cod. Rita enjoyed playing poker and scrabble and she loved to read. She was a loving and caring mother to her surviving daughter Rita Dolores Kurtis of DeLand; grandsons Steven Francione of Avon, MA and Michael Francione of Seattle, WA; great-grandsons Joseph and Michael Francione and step-children Louis DiBona of Pebble Beach, CA, Janet OLeary of Harwich, MA and Eileen Marshall of Hanover, MA. Inurnment will be held in Mosswood Cemetery in Massachusetts. Online condolences may be made at www.allensummer hillfuneralhome.com
. Allen- Summerhill DeLand is in charge.