- October 18, 1926 - October 23, 2016
- of Stoneham, formerly of Medford, Massachusetts
of Mary Rita's Passing
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“Carol.., So sorry to hear the news of your Mom's passing. Pat & I did not find out 'till late Thursday. "Rita" seemed like such a sweet Lady,Mother &...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: John & Pat Caristo - Beverly, MA
“Donna,My prayers and thoughts are with you and yours. With sincere sympathy,Ann Burnham
2 of 5 | Posted by: Ann Burnham - Stoneham, MA
“Dear Donna and Carol,I was so sorry to hear of Rita's passing. Her wonderful smile will stay within my heart forever. My thought's and prayers are...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Melissa Goddard
“IT WAS A JOY TO KNOW RITA AND SHE WILL BE MISSED.SO SORRY FOR HER FAMILY AND MAY GOD COMFORT THEM
4 of 5 | Posted by: CAROL ROCCI - MEDFORD, MA
“Dear Donna,My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the passing of your mother. I didn't know her that well, but whenever I met her she was a...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Stephen Rotondi - Stoneham, MA
Mary "Rita" (White) Burt of Stoneham, formerly of Medford, passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Aberjona Nursing Center in Winchester. She was 90 years of age.
Born on October 18, 1926 in Medford, Rita was the loving daughter of the late Frank A. White and Marie (Carle) White. Rita was a warm and caring daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend. She will be deeply missed.
Rita was employed at Cambridge Savings Bank in Arlington and Knox Brothers Dodge of Somerville. She loved her family and friends. A consummate homemaker, Rita loved cooking, traveling across France by bicycle and ballroom dancing. She was a kind and caring person, always willing to give to people in need.
Rita was the beloved wife of the late Allison E. Burt. She was the devoted mother of Donna M. (Burt) Weiss and her late husband Saul and Carol Ann (Burt) Brewster and her husband Dennis. The cherished grandmother of Michael Brewster and his wife Laurie, Daniel Brewster and his companion Michelle and Cheryl Camps-Campins and her husband Derek, Rita was the great grandmother of Sophie, Olivia, D.J., Cole and Savannah. She was the dear sister of Frank White, Jr. and his wife Christine, Paul White and his wife Lorraine and Barbara Cooper and her husband Bennie. Rita was also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral from the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main St. (RT 28) STONEHAM Thursday, October 27th at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Rita's Eternal Life in St. Patrick Church, 71 Central St. Stoneham at 10am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Wednesday, October 26th from 3-7pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and elevator are available. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.
Please consider making donations in Rita's memory to The Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant St, Watertown, MA 02472 or to St. Patrick Church Building Fund, 9 Pomeworth St. Stoneham, MA 02180.
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