MARGARETVILLE — On Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, our beloved mother Lita Barto went to her heavenly home with great love and her children by her side.
Lita was born June 27, 1924, in Norway, where she met the love of her life, her husband, Benno.
Lita loved her family and is survived by her three children, Renate and her husband, William Bourdon, Renard and his wife, Gina (DiBenedetto) and Rita and her husband, Arthur Peterson. Lita was also blessed with 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and one on-the-way.
Lita was predeceased by her husband, Benno in 1982.
Calling hours will be 7 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.
A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville. Interment will be in St. Francis DeSales Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to the Sunshine Fund at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville.
Funeral arrangements by Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.