Rita E. (Ryan) Wojewodzic, 96 of Lynn, beloved wife of the late John J. Wojewodzic and loving daughter of the late Henry and Myra (Brusso) Ryan Sr. died September 20th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House, Danvers surrounded by her family.
Born, raised and educated in Lyon Mountain, NY, Rita moved to Lynn continued her education and obtained her nursing degree and worked at Union and Lynn Hospitals and at the Devlin Nursing Home prior to her retirement.
Rita was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church and active in the community. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother who will be deeply missed.
Rita is survived by her three children Michael Rivers and his wife Barbara of Fl, William Rivers and his wife Sandra of Peabody, Henry Wojewodzic and his wife Debra of Lynn, her 5 grandchildren Keith Rivers, Kendra Whalen, Patrick Rivers, Corey and Ashley Wojewodzic, 4 great grandchildren, Keegan and Benjamin Whalen, Dean and Avery Rivers her siblings Francis Ryan, Patricia Statler, Bernice Sharkey and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by Robert, Henry, Michael, Adrian Ryan, Bernadette Golovach, Hildred Barton, Sr Kathleen Ryan, Sr Margaret Ann Ryan and Eva Bacchini and her late daughter in law Victoria Rivers.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services from the Nadworny Funeral Home 798 Western Ave., Lynn Wednesday at 11:00AM, followed by burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Visiting hours Tuesday from 4:00PM- 7:00PM. For guest book and directions www.nadwornyfuneralhome.com