Rita Massman, age 81 of Melrose, Minn., formerly of Osakis, Minn., entered her new life on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, from the Parkview Care Center in Melrose.
A Mass of Resurrection was held for Rita on Saturday, April 12, at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception church in Osakis with Fr. Andrew Marthaler officiating. Readers were Chelsey Thomas and Kaleigh Massman. Gift bearers were Paige & Alex Gregory. Crossbearer was her daughter, Theresa Marthaler. Interment is at the Calvary Cemetery in Osakis, MN with active pallbearers her grandchildren, Jason and Eric Marthaler, Zachary and Dakota Massman, Stefanie Solorio and Jenifer Wanderscheid.