Rita A. Degen obituary photo
In Memory of

Rita A. Degen

August 17, 1921 - November 4, 2017


Degen, Rita (96)

On November 4, 2017 of Silver Spring, MD. She was predeceased in death by her parents, Ignatius Degen and Mary Jane O’Donnoghue. Also, step brother Joseph X McCann. Survived by cousins Tim Whelan, Bill Whelan, Pat Whelan, Mary Chew, Christine Kindschuh and many dear friends. On November 13, visitation will be 11:30 am to 12:00 pm at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Norbeck. Mass of Christian Burial will follow with internment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, MD. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Father McKenna Center, 19 Eye St., NW, Washington, DC 20001.