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 Rita M. <I>Thomas</I> Berlin

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Rita M. Thomas Berlin

  • Birth 3 Feb 1928 Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, USA
  • Death 8 May 2011 Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA
  • Burial Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA
  • Plot SECTION K SITE 31
  • Memorial ID 71178013

Obituary courtest of Patti Sanders (#47239298)
Published in Star-Gazette from May 10 to May 12, 2011

Loving Mother & Grandmother

Was born February 3, 1928 in Ithaca, NY, the daughter of the late Frank and Elsie (Auble) Thomas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 8, 2011, at Elcor Health Services in Horseheads, NY. Her loving husband, Douglas W. Berlin, predeceased her. She is survived by her beloved children, Lori Putney (Edward Tartaglia), Heidi Mitchell and Kurt (Stacy) Berlin; adored grandchildren, Christopher Putney, Heather (Daron) Seymore, Kelly (Eric) Blandford, Cory Mitchell (Melanie Hardy), Brandon (Alicia) Mitchell, Lindsey Mitchell, Courtney Berlin, Joshua Berlin and Erika Berlin; 14 much loved great-grandchildren; sisters, Beverly Chalk and Nancy Bennett; along with several nieces and nephews and her beloved Pug, "Dougie". Family and friends are invited to call at the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 Pennsylvania Ave., Elmira/Southport, NY on Thursday, May 12, 2011, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held privately and Interment will take place in the Woodlawn National Cemetery at the convenience of her family where she will be laid to rest with her loving Douglas. A 'Candle of Remembrance' may be left for the family in obituaries at

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  • Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
  • Added: 11 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71178013
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rita M. Thomas Berlin (3 Feb 1928–8 May 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71178013, citing Woodlawn National Cemetery, Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Pennsylvania Lady (contributor 39530540) .