NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

January 15, 2013

Thomas Rita, 50


Seabrook, N.H. — Thomas S. Rita, 50, of Seabrook, died Saturday, January 12, 2013 in an automobile accident in Seabrook. He was born March 28, 1962 in Somerville, a son of Aurelia (Serpa) Rita of Seabrook and the late Almiro Rita.

Thomas grew up in Reading, where he attended Reading High School. He worked for Pats Towing in Seabrook for many years. Tom was a devoted family man who especially loved spending time with his nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother, family members include, his brother, Steve Rita of Seabrook; sister, Kathleen Rita of Seabrook; nieces, Rachel Dugan, Marissa Dugan, Tianna Rita, Rylee Aham; and nephews, Anthony Rita and Patrick Dugan, Jr.

ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church, 289 Lafayette Road, Hampton. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Burial will be private. An online guestbook is available at www.RemickGendron.com.