Rita Meadows

March 14, 1933 ~ January 10, 2024 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Rita Meadows Obituary

Rita Meadows, 90, of Seltzer passed away Wednesday January 10, 2024 at LVHN-Schuylkill surrounded by her family. 


Born in Pottsville March 14, 1933 she was a daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Steffanic) Juba.


Rita was a 1951 graduate of Pottsville Catholic High School. She was a member of St. Michael the Archangel-Holy Family Parish, Minersville where she belonged to the Ladies Guild, Mary Queen of Peace Ladies Guild, St. Vincent Society and a life member of the Pottsville PTA.


In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Donald R. Meadows,  son Kevin Meadows, brothers Charles and John Juba, special brother in law Tom Curvey and special sister in law Jean Juba.


Surviving are son Kenneth Meadows and his wife Beth of Harrisburg, Daughter  Karen Dittmar and her husband Robert of Seltzer, 7 grandchildren Donnie, Misty and Nevan Meadows, Delaney Mattos and her husband Joseph, Matthew Dittmar, Jeffery Dittmar and his wife Kacie, Kaitlyn Dittmar-Price and her husband John, 6 great grand children Caleb and Wyatt Dittmar, Elouise and Theodor Price, Madison, Kevin and Lillie Leatherwood.


Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 17, 2024 from  St. Michael the Archangel-Holy Family Parish, 538 Sunbury St, Minersville, PA 17954.  The Rev. Msrg. William Glosser will be officiating.  Friends may call from 9:00 - 11:00 AM at the church.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be maid to Holy Family Community Outreach, C/O Sister Catherine, 538 Sunbury Street, Minersville PA 17954 or the St. Clare of Assisi Memorial Fund,  250 E Hancock St, St Clair, PA 17970. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.


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Calling Hours
January 17, 2024

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Michael the Archangel Church of Holy Family Parish (Sunbury St, Minersville)

Mass of Christian Burial
January 17, 2024

11:00 AM
St. Michael the Archangel Church of Holy Family Parish (Sunbury St, Minersville)

Interment at a Later Date

Indiantown Gap National Cemetery Annville


Community Outreach Program of Holy Family Parish
538 Sunbury St., Minersville PA 17954

St. Clare of Assisi Memorial Fund
250 E Hancock St, St. Clair PA 17970


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