|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1928|
|Death: ||Nov. 9, 2010|
Rita M. Gash, 81, of Hershey, passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2010 in the Harrisburg Hospital after a lengthy illness, with her son David by her side.
She was born December 3, 1928 in Clairton, daughter of the late Thomas and Gertrude (Garber) McDevitt.
Rita was a member of St. Joan of Arc Roman Catholic Church in Hershey. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
Surviving are; two sons, David Gash of Hershey & Gene Gash of Houtzdale; granddaughter, Heather Evanoka of Mt. Prospect, IL; brother, Lawrence McDevitt of Clairton; sister-in law, Joan Bellavance & her husband Frank of Elizabeth, and many nieces & nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Gash; sisters Viola Mihoces & Susanna Wilson; and a brother, Robert McDevitt.
Recitation of the Rosary will begin at 5:45 PM followed by a visitation in the Hoover Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. of Hershey from 6-8 PM, on Sunday, November 14, 2010 and also Monday 9:30 - 10:00 AM.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, November 15, 2010, at 10:30 AM in her church.
Interment will follow in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial contributions be made to Heart of the Parish Fund, c/o St. Joan of Arc Church, 359 West Areba Ave., Hershey, PA 17033.
Published in Patriot-News on November 13, 2010
Eugene Elmer Gash (1928 - 2010)
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Plot: Section #23 Site #503
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
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Added: Nov. 13, 2010