Rita M. Courtright

April 18, 1928 - September 7, 2021

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Tuesday, September 14, 2021
12:00 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
25 W Perry Street
Willard , Ohio 44890

Rita M. Courtright, age 93, of Willard, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at the Kobacker House in Columbus, Ohio. She was born on April 18, 1928 in Willard to the late Arthur and Maryann (Mahl) Bauman.

Rita was married to Harold Courtright on June 10, 1950 and he preceded her death on June 15, 2008. She was a member of the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard.

Rita is survived by her children, Sharon Speth, Kenneth Courtright, Donna Noviski, Joan Clapper, Paul Courtright and John Courtright and their spouses; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Rita was preceded in death by her son, Thomas Courtright; sisters, Virginia Fidler and Catherine Beat; and brother, Paul Bauman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Rita on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard. Due to family illnesses, masks are required for her Funeral Mass.  Burial will take place privately at St. Sebastian Catholic Cemetery in Bismark, Ohio. Memorial contributions can be made to Kobacker House of Columbus, Ohio, Stein Hospice of Sandusky, Ohio or the donor's favorite charity. Online condolences can be left for the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com.


Bob and Deb Bumb - Sep 14, 2021
Bob and I am so sorry to her about Rita!!! I, Deb, loved my talks with Rita, she was alot of fun. I very much enjoyed her company and am going to miss her!!
Jim Rose - Sep 14, 2021
Please accept the condolences from our family to yours. We have fond memories of Mrs. Courtwright and all the family from St. Francis Xavier. May she rest in peace in God's warmth. Best regards to all the Courtrights.
Deb Templin (Catherine Beat daughter) - Sep 14, 2021
I am sorry to hear about Aunt Rita. It was good to see her when my mom died. Thinking of your family during this time. God Bless you all. Sorry I will not be able to come to the funeral.
Wendy Daniel - Sep 13, 2021
Donna - thinking of you and your family during this time. May your find comfort in your faith, family and friends.
Sandi snd Mick OBrien - Sep 12, 2021
Kenny and Family So sorry to hear about your Mom God Bless
Jill C Noviski - Sep 12, 2021
It is never easy to say "Good Bye" to your Mother. She who gave you life and how you wish she be there for you forever. My thoughts, prayers, sympathies and love go out to all the Courtrights!!!
Peggy Holbrook - Sep 12, 2021
So sorry for your loss.. Prayers for family.
Christine Donnersbach - Sep 12, 2021
Paul I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother … What should comfort you now is that she is back with your Dad & Brother 💜💜 and no longer in any pain … She was a lovely lady … Your Family will be in thoughts and prayers …