Obituaries

Dennis Evans
B: 1948-07-25
D: 2018-09-20
View Details
Evans, Dennis
Sr. Angela Power
B: 1918-05-09
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Power, Sr. Angela
Edna Fierraro
B: 1944-06-21
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Fierraro, Edna
Diane Clift
B: 1940-04-08
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Clift, Diane
Beverly Heine
B: 1935-10-22
D: 2018-09-11
View Details
Heine, Beverly
Louis DeLuca III
B: 1960-07-18
D: 2018-09-09
View Details
DeLuca III, Louis
Elenita Kloton
B: 1929-11-24
D: 2018-09-09
View Details
Kloton, Elenita
David Burns
B: 1969-08-07
D: 2018-09-06
View Details
Burns, David
Jennifer DeMarco
B: 1961-02-25
D: 2018-09-03
View Details
DeMarco, Jennifer
Francis Pascal
B: 1940-04-27
D: 2018-09-02
View Details
Pascal, Francis
Joseph DiMento
B: 1941-03-11
D: 2018-08-29
View Details
DiMento, Joseph
Joan McLaughlin
B: 1935-11-15
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
McLaughlin, Joan
Susan Condon
B: 1952-07-17
D: 2018-08-25
View Details
Condon, Susan
Kevin Hash
B: 1972-03-22
D: 2018-08-24
View Details
Hash, Kevin
John Hart
B: 1957-01-04
D: 2018-08-21
View Details
Hart, John
Stacy Byron
B: 1961-09-07
D: 2018-08-19
View Details
Byron, Stacy
Kenneth Radewonuk
B: 1955-04-09
D: 2018-08-18
View Details
Radewonuk, Kenneth
Philip Sheridan
B: 1933-09-30
D: 2018-08-17
View Details
Sheridan, Philip
Suzanne Marinari
B: 1963-02-25
D: 2018-08-16
View Details
Marinari, Suzanne
Stephen Marinari
B: 1982-12-30
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Marinari, Stephen
Theresa McCarron
B: 1947-10-23
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
McCarron, Theresa

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Sr.Rita Burian,OSF can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle
Sr.Rita Burian,OSF
In Memory of
Sr.Rita Marie
Burian,OSF (Burian)
1934 - 2018
Click above to light a memorial candle.

The lighting of a Memorial Candle not only provides a gesture of sympathy and support to the immediate family during their time of need but also provides the gift of extending the Book of Memories for future generations.

Obituary for Sr.Rita Burian,OSF (Burian)

Sister Rita Marie Burian, OSF (formerly Sister Paul Marita), 83, died in Assisi House on January 8. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 56 years. Sister Rita Marie was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania where she was a member of Sacred Heart Parish and a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School. She entered the congregation in 1960 and professed her first vows in 1962. Sister Rita earned a B.A. in English from Neumann University. She ministered primarily in elementary education.

Sister Rita Marie ministered for 49 years in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia where she taught at St. Benedict School and St. Bonaventure School—both in Philadelphia, and at St. Stanislaus School in Lansdale. In later years she also worked in the office at both St. Stanislaus School as well as at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School in Doylestown. In 2016 she moved to Assisi House, the congregation’s retirement residence in Aston, where she served in prayer ministry until her death.

Sister Rita also served for six years in the Diocese of Allentown where she taught at Most Blessed Sacrament School in Bally and at Holy Ghost School in Bethlehem.

All services will be held in Assisi House, 600 Red Hill Road, Aston, Pennsylvania, 19014 on January 16. A Christian Wake Service will be held at 9:30 A.M. followed by viewing. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 A.M. Burial will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Aston. Sister Rita Marie is survived by a sister, Marita Beers, a niece and nephew, and by her Franciscan family. Donations in her name can be made to the Sisters of St. Francis Foundation, 609 S. Convent Road, Aston, PA 19014.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos