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“Hello .. I was looking at the paper on Sunday and saw that Rita had passed away. My sincere thoughts and prayers for your loss. I worked with Rita at...Read More »
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“Patty , Joe, syd, and family. I am deeply sorry for your loss. May God give you strength and comfort during this difficult time. My thoughys and...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Tonya Neumann

“UNCLE WAYNE SUSIE AND I SEND OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY R.i.P. AUNT RITA ”
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“Sorry for your loss. Our hearts and prayers are with you . ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Annette Silvas

“So sorry for your loss Betty. You and your family will certainly be in my prayers. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Sherry Creighton

“Betty, Paul & family. Duane and I were very sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. You will be in our prayers as you walk through this time...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Duane & Barbara Dennis

“So sorry family. I have many good memories of tines spent with you all. I know you are a close family, I pray that God comforts you at this time. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Peggy (Eddy) Boring

“Sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
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CORTLAND- Rita Marstella Eddy, age 80, passed away Monday, August 7, 2017 at her residence. Rita was born June 4, 1937 in Mobile, Alabama to the late Ralph Boyes and Carolyn Mason. Rita retired from Kauffman's Department Store after several happy years there. She was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, where she had been a Eucharistic Minister and enjoyed helping with the Friday Fish Dinners for many years. Rita and her husband also enjoyed going to casinos whenever possible. Besides her parents, Rita is preceded in death by her daughter Barbara Ann Eddy. Rita will be missed by her husband Wayne K. Eddy, whom she married July 16, 1955; her beloved children, Ken (Beverly) Eddy, Donna Killing, Patricia (Joe) Johnson, Elizabeth (Paul) Bowling, and Jacqueline (Brad) Burt; 16 Grandchildren, 23 Great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and friends. Friends may call 11-12PM Friday, August 11, 2017 at the Lane Funeral Home, Shafer-Winans Chapel, 164 N. High St. in Cortland, where the funeral service will be celebrated at Noon by Fr. Frank Zanni. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery in Newton Falls. Visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to share memories and condolences with Rita's family.