1921 – 2008
Woodstock – Rita M. (Walker) DiVincenzo, 86, of Butts Road, died Saturday, February 2, 2008. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph DiVincenzo, who died February 6, 1986. They were married June 6, 1942. Born in Webster MA, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Mary (Templeman) Walker.
Mrs. DiVincenzo was a homemaker. She was a communicant of St. Stephens Church.
Rita is survived by her daughter, Shirley Ann Weimann, and her husband Gordon of Woodstock; her brother Ronald Walker of Webster MA; and her granddaughter, Jane Weimann of Woodstock. In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Myron Walker, Alvin Walker, Bernard Walker, Richard Walker and Leon Walker; and her sisters, Veronia LaCroix and Hazel Burdett.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held February 6, 2008 in Saint Stephens Church, Quinebaug. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Woodstock Volunteer Fire Association, Rte. 169, Woodstock, CT 06281; or Saint Mary School, 23 Marshall Street, Putnam, CT 06260. Gilman & Valade Funeral Homes has been entrusted with Rita’s arrangements.