October 6, 2017
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 11/4/2017 13:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 11/4/2017 14:00:00
Rita J. Lynch, age 87 of Plymouth, OH passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017 at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital from complications related to her cancer while surrounded by her loving family.
Born on July 10, 1930 in Attica, OH her parents were Wallace C. and Hilda E. (Reed) Laux. She graduated from New Washington High School with the Class of 1948 and married Louis Lynch Jr. on April 16, 1949. She was a full-time wife and mother, and worked as a Dietary Aide at Shelby Hospital and as a Home Health Care Giver. Rita was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church, Christian Alliance Church and American Legion Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed family gatherings, cooking, sewing, plastic canvas art, puzzles, time with her grandchildren, and each of her Class Reunions. Her family will always remember her specialties, fried potatoes and coleslaw.
Survivors include her 4 children, Judy (Rick) Kendall of Shelby, OH; Ed (Caroll) Lynch of Plymouth, OH; Juanita (Dr. Ray) Phillips of Columbia City, IN; Louis W. Lynch of Shelby, OH; Cindy Lynch of Plymouth, OH; 11 grandchildren including her care giver, Brenda Laser; numerous great grandchildren; several great great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Joan Featheringill of Attica, OH and Joyce Lynch of Tiffin, OH and 1 sister-in-law Betty Lynch of Plymouth, OH and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother in-laws Marion Featheringill, and Leonard Lynch and 2 grandsons David and Scott Lynch.
Friends may call on November 4, 2017 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM at Secor Funeral Home 202 W. Maple St. Willard, OH where a Memorial Service will be at 2:00 PM with Pastor James Robinson officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, OH. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Juanita, Judy, Eddie, Louis and Cindy and Families. Our sympathy to you in the passing of your loved one.
Thinking of you all. Know Aunt Rita is at peace. The world is a better place for all that she gave to so many.
Love and hugs,
Evon and Shawn Holladay