Rita Anne Shipley passed away Wednesday October 31st, 2012 with family by her side. She was born July 3rd, 1930 and grew up in Freedom, Pennsylvania. She relocated to southern California where she resided in Pasadena and most recently Redondo Beach. Rita was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She touched many people in a special way with her generous love. She was married to William E. Shipley who preceded her in death and is survived by her daughter Kim Solomon, son James Shipley and four grandchildren; Jillian Reynolds, James Moore, Katie Shipley and Kellen Shipley. She is also survived by her siblings, Sister Rose Marie Wilson and Robert Wilson, Rita is now in the loving hands of our Lord and she will be dearly missed by all.

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  1. I love you Aunt Rita. You will be greatly missed but will be forever in my heart.

    ps. say hi to my Dad for me 🙂

    Love Always,

  2. Mom, I love you to the moon and back and I miss you so much. I will forever carry you in my heart and I know that you are watching over me. Your Girl.

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