Rita Fetsko age 78 of Canonsburg passed away peacefully, Thursday, September 5, 2019 in Washington Hospital. She was born on March 29, 1941 in Washington to James and Florence Longo Sonson who preceded her in death. Rita lived most of her life in Canonsburg where she was a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church and the Christian Mothers and Guild. She was a 1954 graduate of Immaculate Conception High School. Rita enjoyed family gatherings and adored her four grandchildren. She was their biggest fan and loved attending their sporting events. Rita was a sweet and kind soul and will be deeply missed by all who knew her and she had a strong faith and love of God and the Blessed Mother. Left behind to cherish her memory are her devoted children, Terry S. (Monica) Fetsko of Houston and Florence R. (Adam) Christy of Hickory; her four beloved grandchildren, Joey and Nathan Christy and Terry and Alexis Fetsko; her sister Mary Jane Yevins of Washington, sister in law Helen Sonson of Wexford and several nieces and nephews. Deceased in addition to her husband Terry and parents is her brother Vincent Sonson, sisters, Lee Jackson and Frances Mele. Family and Friends are welcome from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday September 9, 2019 in Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., Joseph P. Salandra, LFD owner/supervisor, 304 West Pike Street, Canonsburg 724-745-8120 where departing prayers will be recited at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 a.m. in St. Patrick Church, 317 West Pike Street, Canonsburg. Interment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery. The Christian Mothers and Guild of St. Patrick will recite the rosary at 2pm Monday in the funeral home. To view or extend condolences please visit www.salandrafunerals.com.
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