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. Josephâ€™s Catholic Cemetery in Crooksville at a later date.
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