Rita Hason passed away peacefully at Hospice House in Vernon on November 15, 2006, at the age of 69 years. Rita was born in Sudbury, Ontario, and moved west in 1966, living in Williams Lake for a brief period prior to moving to Prince George with her family. She was a resident of Prince George for thirty years before moving to Vernon in 1997. Rita was predeceased by a daughter, Carol; husband Omar; and brother, Gary. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her
children: James (Sandy), John (Julie),
Steve (Christine), Paul (Heidi), Johanna (Dean). Janett (Brian) and Barbara (Dennis).
She is survived by brothers: Russell, Charles, John (Cheryl), Billy (Nancy), Ted, Kenny and Michael. She is also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, foster children and extended family members. A Memorial Service was held on Saturday, November 18, at 1:00 P.M. in the Vernon Christian Fellowship, 4506 – 29 St., Vernon, with Pastor Clint Bachelor officiating. Friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Rita to Vernon Hospice House,
3506 – 27 Ave., Vernon, V1T 1S4.
Arrangements are in the care of
Vernon Funeral Home. 542-0155.