April 26, 1919
January 28, 2006
Rita was born in Bishop Falls, Newfoundland, April 26, 1919.
Rita Burkett, long time resident of Terrace passed away at Terraceview Lodge on January 28, 2006 at the age of 86.
She is survived by seven children: Lorne
(Veronica) – Prince George, Stanley (Rose) – Topley, Shirley Bowman (Wesley), John – Terrace, Graham (Bonnie) – Terrace, Edward (Deborrah) – Terrace and Violet McGinnis (Bryce) – Topley.
Predeceased by Lorne Sr. (1966), her loving husband of 24 years, son Thomas Burkett (1991), grandsons Graham Jr. (1975) and Barry McGinnis (1981).
Rita will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her loving family, Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren and Great, great-grandchildren, and many friends.
Thanks to the staff of Terraceview Lodge and Dr. Brown for all their support and kindness during this difficult time.