Rita Catherine McNeal, 92, of Crooksville, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013. She was born July 18, 1920, in Crooksville, a daughter of the late Fred and Catherine Quinn Rambo. She had worked for China Pottery and Brush Pottery. She was a graduate of Deavertown High School. She was a devoted member of the Church of the Atonement Catholic Church in Crooksville.
Surviving are two sons, Russell Eugene (Janice) McNeal of Toledo and Randy (Mary) McNeal of Crooksville; two sisters, Gertrude Blosser and Mae Pappageorge, both of Crooksville; 6 grandchildren, Charmaine McNeal, Heidi Bowman, Melissa Waters, Becky Webster, Cathy Stentz and Jason McNeal; 7 great grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Patricia McNeal of Huntsville, AL.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Eugene McNeal; a son, David McNeal; and two sisters, Margaret Swingle and Anna Smith.
No calling hours or services will be observed. Rita will be laid to rest next to her husband at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Crooksville at a later date.
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