Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Saturday, November 16th, 2013, Rita Howika at 85 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Frederick Howika. Dear mother Robert Howika (June), Ann Houston (James), and Gloria Chevier (Ronald). Cherished grandmother of Sandy, Robbie, David, John, and Sean. Sister of Mel and Olive. Cremation with private family service to be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home in Cobourg. Those wishing may make a memorial donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.