Rita Page Kerouack passed away peacefully on April 4, 2022 at the Villa Maria Home in Plainfield, CT. She was born to Alfred and Yvonne (Monty) Piche on July 23, 1920 in Plainfield, CT.
Rita was predeceased by her first husband and father of her children, Floyd James Page, in 1974. She later married Donat Kerouack who passed in 2006. Rita was predeceased by her parents, her sister, Alida Lambert, and her son-in-law, Joseph Bove.
Rita and Floyd enjoyed many years raising their family in Dayville. When Rita retired and married Donat, they spent many happy years touring the country in their Airstream and living in FL. Rita was very proud of her family and she loved visiting with family members and attending all gatherings. She leaves behind her love and her beautiful, sometimes humorous, memories for all to cherish. At 101 years old, she attended her last family event, great grandson Andrew’s wedding. Rita was a strong and determined woman who touched the lives of many as she traveled through her long and wonderful journey of life.
Rita leaves behind her sons, Robert Page and wife Nancy of FL, Ralph Page and wife Joyce of FL, and daughter Sandra Bove of Dayville. She is survived by seven grandchildren; Jennifer Dauphinais, Carla Page, Lauri-Anne Kenniston, Robin Kelly, Dennis Bove, Daniel Bove, and Michael Bove. She is survived by thirteen great grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She also leaves behind her stepson, James Kerouack of NH.
Rita’s family is most grateful for her caring friends and the staff at Maple Courts II in Danielson, where she lived for the past sixteen years. The family is also thankful to all at the Villa Maria for welcoming Rita into their home and giving her warm, friendly and understanding care as her health declined.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of LaSalette Church, 25 Providence Road, Brooklyn, CT. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Dayville, CT.
Gagnon and Costello Funeral Home in Danielson is in charge of funeral arrangements. Share a memory at Gagnonandcostellofh.com