Rita Holmes
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“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...Read More »
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2 of 7 | Posted by: David & Mary Ann Nolan - VT

“Always a smile, Rest in Peace Aunt Rita ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Ron Wheel - SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT

“Lisa I'm sorry to read about your mother's passing. My thoughts are with you and your family at this very difficult time. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Dawn Marie Langlois - Essex, VT

“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 ”
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“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...Read More »
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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.

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