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Rita King

Rita Ellen King

Saturday, January 22nd, 1949 - Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Obituary

Rita Ellen King, 72, wife of the late Gerald M. King, died on February 17, 2021 after a sudden illness. Rita was born on January 22, 1949 at United Hospital in Port Chester, NY. The daughter of Helen Crothers (Hughes) and John Hughes, attended Greenwich Public Schools and was a graduate of Greenwich High School with the class of 1966. A Greenwich resident all of her life, Rita worked in the main office at New Lebanon School for many years. Rita loved the students and developed many lasting friendships throughout the years. She was a loving wife, mother and doting grandmother who gave the best hugs. Her sweet personality and sense of humor will be missed and remembered by all. Rita is survived by her loving sons, Brendon King of Greenwich and John King, his wife Kim and daughter Riley of New Fairfield. She will be waked at Castiglione’s Funeral Home, 544 Old Post Road #3, Greenwich, CT on Thursday February 25, 2021 from 4 PM to 7 PM. Internment will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery, North St. Greenwich on Friday February 26, 2021 at 11 AM.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 25th, 2021 | 4:00pm - 6:45pm
    When
    Thursday, February 25th, 2021 4:00pm - 6:45pm
    Location
    Castiglione Funeral Home
    Address
    544 Old Post Road 3
    Greenwich, CT 06830
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  • Memorial Service

    Thursday, February 25th, 2021 | 6:45pm
    When
    Thursday, February 25th, 2021 6:45pm
    Location
    Castiglione Funeral Home
    Address
    544 Old Post Road 3
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Friday, February 26th, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, February 26th, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    ST. Mary Cemetery
    Address
    399 North Street
    Greenwich, CT 06830
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Frank Oliveri

Posted at 07:35pm
Our condolences, and sending our prayers from The Oliveri family, Frank, Richard and Danielle.
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Posted at 07:52pm
We are very saddened by Rita's passing.
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Jim and Chris Pellegrino

Posted at 01:44pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Posted at 12:42pm
We will miss your sweet laughter. Rest in peace dear friend! Renee and Pete
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Carolann Rich

Posted at 11:52am
Dear JJ, Brendon and family, Randy and I were saddened to hear about Rita’s passing; We always enjoyed your parents company when we lived in Greenwich sharing many laughs. We always enjoyed her Christmas cards Which included a picture of her sweet Riley. Know she will b missed- sending our Love and prayers Fondly, Carolann (Hotetz) and Randy Rich Woodbury, Ct
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