Rita Helen Celina Keller passed away after a long struggle with COPD, at
Rita was born and raised in
She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading and bowling; and camping and canoeing in
Rita is lovingly remembered by her husband, Larry, daughters Jackie Caron (Grant). Catherine Hilgers (Brad), Sarah Keller (Chris), special niece Pauli Genier (J.P.). Brothers and Sisters Ken Mongrain (Judy), Marilyn Faragher, Elizabeth Weldon (Richard), Lionel Mongrain (Valerie). Grandchildren, Daniel Caron, Gabriel and Mikayla Hilgers. Special friends Lynda Verdenik, Marianne McCreaty, and Ben and Sue Prince. Two aunts and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins and in-laws also survive.
She was predeceased by her parents Raphael Henry Mongrain, Pauline Ernestine Richert, nephews Darren Mongrain and Bradley Faragher, and brother-in-law Arnold Faragher.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 29th when family and friends will gather at St. Margaret’s
Visitation for family and friends will be held Wednesday evening, April 28th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Sargent & Son Funeral Chapel, 21 North Court Street with a Vigil Service beginning at 630 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Lung Association are greatly appreciated.
A special thank you to Dr. Scali and all of the staff of 2 North,