Newburyport — Rita M. (Casey) Beaulieu, age 83, of Newburyport, died on Tuesday, January 1,2013 in the Beth Israel Hospital, Boston. She is the wife of Donald E. Beaulieu. Rita was born in Newburyport, on October 9, 1929 the daughter of the late John A. and Greta (Carey) Casey.
Rita worked in some local restaurants, including the former Blue Roof in Salisbury and the former Marty’s Steak House in Hampton.
Rita leaves her husband, Donald, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She is predeceased by her sister Ann Norton.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be held on Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Green St., Newburyport, MA. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery, Newburyport. Calling hours will be held on Friday morning prior to her service from 8 to 10 a.m. in the Twomey LeBlanc & Conte Funeral Home, 193 High St., Newburyport.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society, 63 Elm St., Salisbury, MA 01952. For directions or to leave online condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.