Rita Bryson, 96, of Shippensburg, and formerly of Hatboro, Montgomery County, died on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at the Chambers Pointe Nursing Home, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.
She was born on Aug. 20, 1923, in Philadelphia, a daughter of the late Dominic and Josephine Pellegrino.
Throughout her life, she enjoyed entertaining family, reading, and needlepoint.
In addition to her parents, Rita was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer, and daughter, Janice.
She is survived by three daughters, a grandson, and a sister.
A private family service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc., Shippensburg. Chaplain Brenda Doyle will officiate.
Rita will then be laid to rest alongside her husband at Sunset Memorial Park, Feasterville, Pennsylvania.
Online condolences may be expressed at: www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.