Rita Estelle Springer
December 2, 1937 – June 10, 2019
Rita Estelle Springer went to the lord with open arms on June 10, 2019. She was born December 2, 1937, in Press bury, England to Hilda and Wallace Kitchen. She traveled to the United Stated at age 18. Rita worked as a nurse in Mishawaka in her early years and made her home in Osceola, Rita also worked at Federal Paper board for 25 years and Kohls for 10 years. Rita was an active member of Pleasant Valley Church in Osceola for many years. Rita moved to Deforest, WI on June 15, 2018 where she enjoyed her time with family especially her great grandsons. Rita took pride in helping those in need. Her joy in life was gardening flowers and her grandbabies both young and old. Rita also had the love of thrift shopping and a good cup of tea.
Rita is survived by her Sons Terry Springer of Elkhart, Malcolm (Wendy) Springer of Deforest, WI. She was the proud grandmother of Brandon (Kristina) McConnell of Mt. Horeb, WI, Danielle (Brandon) Boyd of Sun Prairie, WI, Brooke (Jeremy) Streater of Hanover Park, IL, and great-grandsons, Keon and Desmond of Sun Prairie WI, Omari of Hanover Park, IL and Rory of Mt. Horeb WI. Along with her siblings Wendy of Howe MI, Sylvia Ah mook Sang of Honolulu, HI, Philip (Faye) Kitchen, Shirley (Scott) Cora, Sadie and Keith of Cheltenham, England and many niece and nephews, she is preceded in death by her parents, brothers Clyde, Malcolm and Daniel Springer father of children. The family would like to thank Hyland Crossing and Generations Hospice for the care and love they provide for Rita.
Visitation will be held in the Bubb Funeral Chapel, 3910 N. Main St., Mishawaka, on Saturday, June 22nd from 2:00 until 4:00pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Generations Hospice, 1028 South Main St. Suite C, Fon du lac, WI 54935.