Rita S. Dunn, 77, of Blossburg, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2013, at her residence.
The Guest Book is expired.
She was the wife of John Dunn who preceded her in death, July 18, 2006. Rita was born April 3, 1935, in Philadelphia, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Josephine ( Mattico) DeMaria.
She was a homemaker , who loved her family and her dog.
Surviving are two daughters, Betty (Lynn) Grinnell of Liberty, Charlyn (Chester) Tokarz of Blossburg; sister, Dolly Pulcinnela of Texas; beloved dog, Peek-a-Boo; 12 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, Rita was preceded in death by adaughter, Susan Colon; grandson, Charlie Colon; brother, Lawrence DeMaria; sisters, Ann Zimbalardi and Mary Vaccaro.
Friends and family are invited to Rita's Life Celebration on Monday, April 1, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Ltd., "A Life Celebration Home," 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Funeral will beTuesday, April 2, at 10 a.m., at St. Peter's Catholic Church, with Father John Chmil officiating. Burial will be at Friedens Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Rita's name to the SPCA. To share your fondest memories of Rita, visit www.lifecelebration.com.
Published in The Wellsboro Gazette from Mar. 27 to Apr. 2, 2013