Rita T. Brown
RUMFORD -- Rita T. Brown, 90, died on January 31, 2012 at the Rumford Hospital. She was a resident of Dixfield.
Born in Dixfield on February 12, 1921, a daughter of Joseph L. and Ida (Boivin) Therriault. She graduated from Dixfield High School class of 1939.
Rita was married in Mexico on February 20, 1943 to Clyde I. “Brownie” Brown. They enjoyed 59 wonderful years together until his death in 2002.
Survivors include a daughter, Cynthia “HoneyBee” Anderson and her husband, Greg of Gray, a granddaughter, Jennifer and her husband, Joe of Cooper City, FL; her grandson, Jeremiah and his wife, Elisha of Marana, AZ; her sister, Marguerite Brown of Mexico; and many special nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a son, Clyde Joseph “Clydie” Brown, who died in 1975; her sister, Priscilla Robinson; and a brother, Leon G. Therriault.
At Rita’s request, there are no services. Interment in the spring will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Dixfield. Those who desire may contribute to Hope Association, 85 Lincoln Ave., Rumford, ME 04276 in her memory.