Rita is survived by her husband George Wadewitz of York; four daughters, Michelle Hale of Ohio, Denise (Daniel) Parrett of Omaha, NE, Jennifer (Jason) Reiniche of Kankakee, IL, and Victoria Gilbert of Benedict, NE; son Justin Gilbert of Omaha, NE; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one brother, Donald Eugene Price of Kankakee.
Preceding her in death were her parents, one brother Robert, and son Christopher Preston.
Memorials services will be held at 6:30 pm Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Aurora, NE. Private family inurnment. Cremation/no viewing or visitation. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.