Passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2018 at 85 years of age.  Beloved wife of Donald with whom she celebrated 63 years of marriage.  Loving mother of Michael (Teresa), Martin (Sue), Donna Davidson (Al), the late Charlene Soulliere (Mark), Annette Fraser (Richard), Janice, Francine Stadler (Michael).  Cherished Mémé of Katherine, Timothy, Alexander, David, Daniel, Joseph, Sarah, Thomas, Ryan C., Michael, Robert, Rachel, Ryan P., Krista, Sean, Scott, Eric, Andrew, Olivia, Ian, Benjamin, Jacob, Emma, Evan, Allison and 12 great-grandchildren.  Daughter of the late Charles and Violet Thibert.  Dear sister of Nora Curnutte (the late Edward), Roger Thibert (Audrey).  Special aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Born and raised on Lesperance Road in the shadow of the steeple.  Rita was very proud and dedicated to her family.  She was a wonderful example of faith, love and family.  Longstanding member of St. Rose Church and Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.  Special thanks for the excellent care provided by Windsor Regional Hospital Met Campus 4W, RCU and Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare 2S.  If you so desire, donations to Trillium Gift of Life Network or Transition to Betterness would be appreciated.  Visitation Friday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Prayers Friday 7:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Saturday, January 6, 2018 family and friends are invited to gather at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (834 Raymo Rd) followed by funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  A burial will take place at St. Anne Cemetery, Tecumseh.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at




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