Rita M. (Slovick) Lute, 78, of Boyertown, wife of Clair F. Lute, of 59 years, passed away Sunday at Manor Care in Pottstown.
Born in Mt. Carmel, she was the daughter of Joseph and Helen (Cichan) Slovick.
Rita enjoyed visiting the casino, playing bingo, and traveling.
Surviving along with her husband is daughter Cynthia A. Machukas, wife of Michael P. of Pottstown; 4 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.
A memorial mass will be celebrated Wednesday, April 4, 1:30 PM at St. Columbkill Roman Catholic Church, 200 Indian Spring Rd., Boyertown, PA 19512 with Fr. Marty Kern officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 1:00-1:30 PM at the church. Interment will be private. Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made in Rita’s memory to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 811 West Evergreen Ave., Suite 204, Chicago, Il 60642.