Rita Louise Smith Dies After Courageous Battle With Cancer
By SpaceCoastDaily // August 12, 2012
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Rita Louise Smith, 49, of Melbourne, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012 after a courageous 1½ year battle with cancer. Through it all, Rita never let it reduce her quality of life.
She is survived by her beloved husband; Joseph, daughter; Anna Louise, sisters; Charlann (David) Young, and Tenia (Garry) Sears, and a large loving extended family in Northeast, Ohio.
Services will be held in Ohio at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rita’s name to the American Cancer Society.
Rita’s guest-book may be signed at BeachFuneralHome.com where you will also be able to periodically check back to keep track of a future date for a gathering of friends and family to celebrate her life.
ARRANGEMENTS MADE BY
Beach Funeral Homes & Cremation Services
4999 N. Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940