February 10, 1940 - January 17, 2013
Sheffield Lake, Ohio | Age 72
Rita Scott (nee Skompinski), 72 of Sheffield Lake, formerly of Buffalo, NY passed away, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, Lorain, following a short illness. Rita was born February 10, 1940 in Buffalo, NY and had lived in Sheffield Lake for 40 years.
Rita was a 1957 graduate of St. Mary High School, Buffalo. She worked as a customer service associate at TJ Maxx, Lorain and in her spare time enjoyed playing Bingo and was an avid reader.
Rita is survived by sons David of North Olmsted and Jim (Lois) of Richmond, KY and daughter Sandra Richards (Barry) of Sheffield Lake. Other survivors include six grandchildren Kim (Shawn), Michael, Jessie, Brittany, Austin and Zachary; three great-grandchildren Jaelyn, Aubree and Nathen as well as sister Dorothy Kaska and brother Raymond Skompinski. Rita also leaves behind her beloved dog Buddy. She is preceded in death by her husband Albert J., two brothers Bernie and Joe and infant brother Florian and her parents Bernard and Sophie (nee Kubiak).
Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon-Belden Rd., Avon Lake, Monday, January 21 from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00pm. A private graveside service will be held at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. Memorial Contributions may be forwarded to the Mercy Cancer Center 41201 Schadden Rd Elyria OH 44035. For more information or to send an online condolence go to www.buschfuneral.com 440-933-3202.