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Maria B Rita
December 03, 1936 - July 03, 2022
Obituary For Maria B Rita
Maria B (Dinis) Rita, 85, of Peabody, died unexpectedly on Sunday July 3, 2022, at her home. She was the beloved wife of the late Victor P. Rita.
Born in Terceira, Azores, Portugal, she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Maria P. (Lima) Dinis. She has been living in Peabody for over 50 years.
Maria was a Taylor and worked at Peters Laundry for over 20 years before retiring years ago. She was a member of the Holy Ghost Society and long-time communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church.
Maria is survived by her son Victor M Rita of Peabody, her brother, Luciano and his wife Calina Dinis of Peabody, her beloved three grandchildren, Stephanie Elizabeth Rita, Christopher Paul Rita, and Emily Rita, her niece Anna Dinis and her nephews, Luciano Dinis and Victor Dinis. She was predeceased by her brother Prifilio Dinis.
Her Funeral Mass will be held on Monday at 9:00 AM at Our Lady of Fatima Church, Walsh Ave, Peabody to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Salem.