Rita Holmes

  • Born: March 20, 1937
  • Died: March 16, 2018
  • Location: South Burlington, Vermont

Tribute & Message From The Family

Rita was born on March 20, 1937 and passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018.

Rita was a resident of South Burlington, Vermont at the time of passing.

After graduating from Burlington High School, Rita worked for the Bell Telephone Company until she started raising her family of four children.

Visitation hours will be Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 4 PM - 7 PM at LaVigne Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 132 Main St., Winooski, VT. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 11 AM at Holy Family Parish, 36 Lincoln St., Essex Junction, VT. Interment to follow Mass at New Mount Calvary Cemetery, Plattsburgh Avenue, Burlington, VT.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Alzheimer's Association Longest Day fundraiser in honor of Rita at http://act.alz.org/goto/VCM4Mom.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I feel so badly that I missed the obituary in the Free Press. I was just looking for a classmate's obit and saw Rita's. We grew up together on Winooski Avenue. I have so many wonderful memories!

Joyce Moody Stone

Posted by A friend   March 27, 2018

Posted by David & Mary Ann Nolan - Colchester, VT   March 22, 2018

Always a smile, Rest in Peace Aunt Rita

Posted by Ron Wheel - SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT   March 21, 2018

Lisa I'm sorry to read about your mother's passing. My thoughts are with you and your family at this very difficult time.

Posted by Dawn Marie Langlois - Essex, VT   March 20, 2018

My sincere condolences for your loss. May God fulfill his promise to bind up the broken-hearted and help you endure this difficult time. Isa. 61:1

Posted by D C - TX   March 20, 2018

My condolences to the family. I fondly remember all the fun times with Rita whenever she came to Maine or when i visited Burlington. i especially remember her pie she would make whenever i visited.. She will be missed. Rest in peace.

Posted by A friend   March 20, 2018

Posted by patricia Crockett - Sputh Portland, ME   March 20, 2018