Rita Mae Bonta, 88 of Brookfield, dies Tuesday November 13, 2012 at Boone Hospital Center, Columbia.
Funeral services was be held at 11 a.m. today at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Brookfield with Father Jerry Kaimann officiating. Burial followed in St. Michaels Cemetery in Brookfield.
Visitation was held at 1 p.m. on November 15 at Rhodes Funeral Home in Brookfield. A prayer service was held at 6 p.m. at the funeral home, and the family received friends from 6-8 p.m. that evening.
Rita was born on September 23, 1924 in Brookfield, the daughter of Seaton Alfred and Julia Mary (Reardon) Bonta. She was a longtime member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Brookfield, and was a member of the Altar Society.
She is survived by a nephew, Michael Carey of Kernersville NC, as well as several other relatives and friends.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, one brother: Seaton Bonta; two sisters: Gwendolyn Carey and Cassie Nadine Bonta; and a Brother-in-Law, Walter Carey.