Rita Shake

May 03, 1935 - Jul 16, 2021

Rita Shake

May 03, 1935 - July 16, 2021


Rita M. Shake, 86, passed away at her daughter's residence, July 16, 2021 at 8:40 pm. Rita was born in Washington on May 3, 1935, to Emma (Wooten) and Cletis Summers.

Rita was retired from Taylor Oil.

Rita leaves behind her daughter, Carol A. (Brian) Christie of Washington, and a brother, George Summers of Washington. Rita had five grandchildren: Jennifer Christie (Shane Granger); Daniel (Ashley) Christie; Melissa Christie (Joe Musgrave); Jordan (Heather) Christie; and Shannon Christie. Additionally, Rita was blessed with eleven great-grandchildren.

Rita was preceded in death by her mother, Emma (Wooten) Ward, and her father, Cletis Summers; and two brothers, Jay Summers, and Hugh Summers.

Visitation for Rita Shake will be held, Thursday, July 22, 2021, at the Ed Lee Mortuary, North Chapel, 10:00 am-11:00 am. A graveside service will follow at the Sugarland Memory Gardens, Washington,. Yvonne Evans will officiate.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.edleemortuary.com

The staff of the Ed Lee Mortuary is honored to be entrusted with Rita Shake's arrangements.

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Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 11:00 am
Sugarland Memory Garden

4334 N. State Rd. 57
Washington, Indiana 47501

There will be a graveside service at the Sugarland Memory Gardens.

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