(nee Denk) 95, of Seward passed away December 16, 2017 at Rebekah Manor, Ebensburg. Born March 22, 1922 in Johnstown. Daughter of Adolph and Margaret (Campbell) Denk. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Clem; brothers, James, Robert, Francis, Eugene, Edward, Regis, Charles, and sisters, Marie Young, Ann Burkhart, Rosella, Agnes Moran, and Geraldine Gracon. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Survived by loving children; Dan and Rita, Jean Ann and Bob, David and Cathy, and Karen and Ernie. Grandchildren; Stephanie, Dana, and Dan; great grandchildren; Kayla, Kyle, Jay, Ethan, and Grady. Also survived by numerous step grandchildren and step great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Rita was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward and long time member of the Rosary Altar Society. Friends will be received from 2 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Jon A. Meese Funeral Home, Seward. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward. Fr. Robert Washko officiating. Interment Armagh Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff at Rebekah Manor and Hospice 365. Please visit meesefuneralhome.com.
Published on December 17, 2017