|Birth: ||Jul. 31, 1948|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 2012|
Rheta Mae Hovey 90 of West Plains, formerly of New Hartford, New York passed Monday January 30, 2012 in Columbia Mo.
A memorial service will be held at 2p.m. on Saturday February 11, at the Pomona Church of Christ in Pomona Mo. Visitation will precede the service at 1 p.m. Intermwnt will be at Springfield National Cemetery in the spring when the flowers and trees are in full blossom.
She was born in Watkins Glen New York, the daughter of D. Walter and Ida Brooks Hovey. On July 31, 1948 she married Melvin Frances Angell in Utica New York. Mrs. Angell attended the schools of Utica and graduated from Syracuse University class of 1950.
She was a veteran of World War 11, having proudly served as Yeoman Third Class in the U.S. Naval Reserve (Waves0 She was a member of the Pomona Church of Christ, was past Matron and member of New Hartford Chapter 620, Order of the Eastern Star and a life member of the Disabled American Veterans.
Friends and family will always remember Rheta for her light hearted energetic spirit and her keen and quick sense of humor.
Mrs Angell is survived by her son and daughter in law Charles and Natasha Angell of Columbia and her granddaughter Molly Frances. She was preceded in death by her husband , her parents, and her two sisters, Doris Neale and Virginia Blair.
The family wishes to thank thw dedicated staff of Preferred Hospice and South Hampton Place for their care and support of Mrs Angell over the last everal months. Memorial contributions may be made to the Pomona Church of Christ or the Central Missouri Food Bank.
Melvin F Angell (1918 - 1991)
MELVIN F ANGELL
S1 USN WWII
OCT 31 1918 - AUG 12 1991
RHETA H ANGELL
Y3C USN WWII
AUG 24 1921 - JAN 30 2012
Springfield National Cemetery
Created by: SANDI WILLIAMS ESTABROO...
Record added: Feb 01, 2012
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