Rita Ritsky, age 88, passed away in her home on September 11th. She worked at First Penn/CoreState Bank for over 30 years processing accounts. Rita loved shopping on QVC, pinnacle and spending time with her dearest friends, Marge & Mary. She also loved her breakfast and shopping trips with long-time friend Mary D.
Rita is proceeded in death by her son Kevin Higgins and two daughters, Donna Wallace and Penny Welsh. Rita is survived by her sons, William Higgins, Robert Ritsky, and her daughter Michelle Ritsky-Sabatino. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Kevin, Angelo, Stephen, Amanda, Samantha, Megan, Codi, Sabrina, Sofia, Darren, Jenna, Jaimie, Brittany, Robert and Kimberly, including 23 great-grandchildren and 2 great, great grand children.
The family is especially grateful for the help and care of her hospice and care providers over the past few months.
Services will be held on September 20th at Saint Charles Borromeo Church in Bensalem. Her visitation will be from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM followed by mass at 10:30 AM. Family and Friends are welcomed to celebrate her life at a luncheon directly after mass at the family home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations for be made to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, https://afsp.org/take-action/give-a-gift/ or at 1-88-333-AFSP.