Rita Nelson

NELSON, Rita Marilyn, 80, of Alpena died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at home.

She is survived by her husband, Robert; son, William (Diana) Nelson; daughters, Kathy Hanson, and Julie (Lowell) Luebke; four grandchildren, Crystal, Michael, Kyle and Maggie; two sisters, Betty (Joe) Baker, and Eunice (Richard) Braidwood; two brothers, Roy (Darlene) Sommerfeld, and Myles (Jane) Sommerfeld; three sisters-in-law, Jean Sommerfeld, Carole Sommerfeld, and Eunice Sommerfeld; and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may call Friday at the Bannan Funeral Home from 2-8 p.m. Visitation will continue Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. David Spaeth officiating.

Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery.