Rita Joanne Conley, of Houston, Pa., formerly of Avalon/Bellevue. She was the beloved daughter of the late James and Rita (Holleran) Conley; loving mother to Edward McWhirter Jr.; sister to Richard J. (Michele) Conley; aunt of Jeffrey and Mark Conley; and special cousin, Kathy Holleran. Services will be private and are under the direction of ELMER L. HERMAN FUNERAL HOME, John N. Bauer and Spencer D. Geibel, funeral directors, 5204 Second Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15207, 412-521-2768. "Complete, Dignified Funerals, Burials and Cremations with Care." www.elmerhermanfuneralhome.com
Published by Pittsburgh Tribune Review on Sep. 25, 2011.