Obituaries for August 22, 2003

August 21, 2003 11:00 pm

Rita Hazel Addy

Aug. 22, 1907 — Aug. 16, 2003

Rita Hazel Addy of Groveland died Saturday at a Sonora care home. She was 95.

She was born in Okemah, Okla., and lived in Sonora for one year. She worked as a cafeteria worker for Citrus Union High School and College in Glendora for 25 years. She was a charter member of the First Baptist Church in Glendora, and was active in the American Legion in Glendora. She was a homemaker.

Her family said she was a good mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her daughter, Norma Baldinger of Groveland; a son, James Addy of Auburn; a sister, Alta Henderson of Mantee, Miss.; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and six great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Truman Addy, and two sons, J.D. and Charles Addy.

A graveside service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at Oakdale Memorial Park in Glendora.

Donations can be made to the Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the Sierra, P.O. Box 4805, Sonora, CA 95370, or the Alzheimers Unit, in care of Beverly Healthcare, 19929 Greenley Road, Sonora, CA 95370.

Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.