Rita R. Hamm, age 95 of Melrose, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the CentraCare Nursing Home in Melrose, Minn.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, Oct. 24, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose with Rev. Ken Thielman officiating. Interment was in the parish cemetery.
Rita Rose Marie Theroux was born Sept. 10, 1919, in Terrebonne, Minn., to Joseph and Lea (Quesnel) Theroux. She was united in marriage to Rene Lizotte who passed away on July 19, 1973. Rita married Rolland Hamm on June 26, 1981, in Brooklyn Park, Minn., and resided in Melrose.