Rita Y. Verolini

Rita Y. Verolini, 92, of 43 Bolivar Drive, Bradford, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020 at her residence. 

Born in Sarnano, Italy on December 24, 1927, she was a daughter of the late John and Luisa (Ciccarelli) Verolini. She was a 1945 graduate of Bradford Area Schools.

Rita was employed as the Benefits Administration at Dresser Manufacturing Company for  more than 40 years.

Rita was a member of St. Francis Church, Rosary Alter Society, where she served as Secretary, and the Senior Center.

She enjoyed traveling, knitting, bowling, golfing at Pine Acres, and was a member of the Coffee Cup League. 

Surviving is three step nieces, Janet (Ralph) McFarland, Carol (Mark) Galgano, and Linda Adams, her longtime neighbors, Beth Price, Barbara Astle, and James Autieri.
 
Rita was preceded in death by her parents, one sister Zenaide "Zena" Verolini,and  one brother, Adolph E. Verolini.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a later date and time to be announced. Entombment will be in St. Bernard Mausoleum.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.

Memorials contributions if desired, may be made to the  McKean County SPCA PO Box 113 Bradford, PA 16701. 

Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

To family of Rita. So sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. May God bless.
— Larry Fox Suzie

So sad to hear of Rita''s passing. Such a nice lady. Enjoyed spending time as a young girl at Rita and Zanna''s house and play with their poodle. Rest in peace.
— Sally Verolini Bernhard

So sorry to hear of Rita''s passing, she will be greatly missed.
— Shirley Feely

What a joy to have known Rita! She was a beautiful soul! I so enjoyed her insight at the Bible study classes at St. Francis Church. Many prayers for her family and friends. May Rita Rest In Peace!
— CINDY GREEK

Rest In Peace, Rita. It was a pleasure meeting you at the Senior Center.
— Mary Ellen Bushey

I am so sorry to learn that Rita has passed. From the Senior Center to St. Bernards , she was always so very kind and a helpful friend to Irma. She will be missed by a lot of us, especially Irma. God bless you. Fondly Judy Keenan
— JUDY KEENAN

Condolences

  • To family of Rita. So sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. May God bless.

    — Larry Fox Suzie
  • So sad to hear of Rita''s passing. Such a nice lady. Enjoyed spending time as a young girl at Rita and Zanna''s house and play with their poodle. Rest in peace.

    — Sally Verolini Bernhard
  • So sorry to hear of Rita''s passing, she will be greatly missed.

    — Shirley Feely
  • What a joy to have known Rita! She was a beautiful soul! I so enjoyed her insight at the Bible study classes at St. Francis Church. Many prayers for her family and friends. May Rita Rest In Peace!

    — CINDY GREEK
  • Rest In Peace, Rita. It was a pleasure meeting you at the Senior Center.

    — Mary Ellen Bushey