THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Rita R. Fitt
Issue Date: November 29, 2017
Rita Rose (Ledger) Fitt, 74, of Stephenson, MI., passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton.
Born July 31, 1943 in Menominee, Mi., to the late Ivan and Edith (Kintgen) Ledger, she married Leo Fitt on Nov. 25, 1961 in Menominee and he preceded her in death on Dec. 26, 2016. A homemaker, she also enjoyed fishing and crocheting, but mostly time with her family. She was a member of Precious Blood Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sisters, Sara (Bruce) Barstow of Jacksonville and Susan (Larry) Johnson of Menominee; two brothers, Joseph Ledger of Menominee and William (Megan) Ledger of Stephenson, Mi. and nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Ann Ledger, Juanita Crossman and Barbara Grandaw and two brothers, Kenneth Ledger and Robert Ledger, Sr.
Visitation was held Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home in Stephenson from 11 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 1 p.m., with Fr. Ronald Timock officiating. Burial will be in Stephenson Township Cemetery in the spring.