Rita Britton Lemley

LEMLEY, Rita Britton, of Wintersville, OH, passed away April 16, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born on May 5, 1950, in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of Wanda (Hayhurst) Britton and the late Carl Britton.

In addition to her mother, Wanda, she is survived by her love of her life, her husband Lester Lemley, who she spent the last 23 years happily with; also surviving are their children, David (Joan), Amy (Joe), Lori (Michael), and Janet (PJ); brother, Ed (Rosie) Britton; grandchildren, Derek, Ashley, Matthew, Caitlin, Ronnie, Kayla, Abbey, Justin, Christopher, and Sarah; and great-grandchildren, Aubri and Ava; and her three furry friends, Pebbles, Socks, and Stormy.

Friends will be received at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 685 Canton Rd., Wintersville on Friday, April 18, 2014, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Saturday 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Reverend Jeff Proya officiating. Private burial at Fort Steuben Burial Estates

Send condolences online at www.everhart-bovefuneralhomes.com.