- January 1, 1928 - March 13, 2012
of Rita's Passing
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“Dear Michael and Family,
I am so very sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy.
(Allan Safer's former girlfriend)
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“Mike-We were so sorry to hear of Rita's passing. We are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
2 of 3 | Posted by: Dave & Kathy Ferguson
“With Deep & Sincere Sympathy
3 of 3 | Posted by: Bill & Barbara Safer
Rita Ann "DiGeronimo" Debitetto, age 84, of Venice, Florida and former resident of Winchester, MA, Leominster, MA and Sarasota, Florida passed away on March 13, 2012. She was born to James V. & Carmella M. DiGeronimo on January 1, 1928 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. She graduated from Leominster High School in 1945 and then attended Larson Junior College. Rita and her husband, Michael were co-owners of Debitetto Insurance Agency. She was a member of the Winchester Boat Club, Oak Hill Country Club, Orchard Hills Tennis Club, Bent Tree Country Club in Sarasota where she had two hole in ones, and Prestancia C.C. Rita also enjoyed Bocce, Bridge and playing cards. She is survived by her devoted husband of 60 years, Michael; loving children, daughter, Diane Debitetto of Orleans, MA; and son, Michael (Cheryl) Debitetto of Venice; a beloved sister, Dorothy A. (DiGeronimo) and her husband Ronald J. St. Laurent of Venice, a sister in law Gloria DiGeronimo wife of Arthur, and a brother James DiGeronimo Jr. both of Leominster, MA. Four adoring grandchildren, Max J. (Sable) Weisman, Nathan Debitetto all of Sarasota and Jake V. Debitetto of Fitchburg, MA. She also leaves behind a Godchild, David J. (Laurine) DiGeronimo, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Rita was preceded in death by her brothers, Michael J. DiGeronimo and Arthur P. DiGeronimo.