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Peacefully at the F.J. Davey Home on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at the age of 94.  

Beloved wife of the late Rocco.  Dear mother of the late Frank, Mario (Irene), Jim (Dorothy), Joe (Christine), Julio, Anna, Mike (Eva), Carlo (Tracey) and John (Margo).  Loving grandmother to MaryLynn, Lenny, Celina, Katrina, Matthew, Jamie, Paul, Nathalie, Carla, Christopher, Adrian, Marco, Jacob, Jillian and Jesse.  Great grandmother of many.  Predeceased by her 4 brothers and 1 sister.  

Family and friends are invited to a Funeral Mass at St. Jerome's Parish on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 11 am.  Masks and social distancing required.  Capacity of 50 persons.  Fr. Alex Saurianthadthil officiating.  Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.  Friends are invited to view the service and interment online on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 11:00am.  The service and interment can be viewed anytime up to 90 days.  Go to and select Rita’s name to view the service and interment.  Memorial contributions to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel (705-759-2522).  Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the DeVuono family.