Rita J. Emge,
Rita was born on
She entertained many local
residents with her skits of Winnie Pearl. Rita was good about visiting friends
and relatives in the nursing home, and was a devoted mother and grandmother.
Rita was a member of the Holy Cross Catholic Church in
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters Virgil and Vernus Riffert , Revella Wilm, and Ruth Whitten. Rita was also preceded in death by a grand daughter, Lori Sermersheim.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Robert G. Emge, and 4 children, Stan (Becky) Emge of Haubstadt, IN, Cindy (Bob) Shoulders of Evansville, IN, Pat (Kent) Sermersheim of Bloomington, IN, and Terri (Alan) Chamberlain of Darmstadt, IN. Rita is also survived by 6 grandchildren, Alicia Padgett, Alex Shoulders, Zach and Luke Chamberlain, Chase Emge, and Ali Sermersheim and 1 great grandchild, Taylor Chamberlain.
A mass of Christian burial
will be conducted at Holy Cross Catholic Church in
Visitation will be held on