Mrs. M. Rita Mace

Pause On Angels Wings by Charles D. Denler
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“Missing you today as always. Hugs to you and Jack. ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Janet Nagy - Macomb, MI - BFF

“My BFF I'm missing you and remembering you with laughter in my heart. Love you Rita. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Janet Nagy - Macomb, MI - BFF

“I'm sitting here watching the Tigers playing baseball. And with my mind wandering I though of lunch that you made for Jess and I. It was so good...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Janet - Macomb, MI - BFF

“Wishing you a wonderful birthday with our Lord. We are missing you. Love Jan & Jess. ”
4 of 20 | Posted by: Jan Nagy - Macomb, MI - BFF

“This is a few days late but we have now passed a year since you have been gone. I sure miss you. ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Carlotta Salemi - Trenton, MI

“We will miss Aunt Rita. She was a straight shooter and always told it like it was. She had a big heart and was a good person. Her passing was Heaven...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Karen Adkins - Atlanta, GA

“Dear Rita, I haven't forgotten and won't forget all the great Sunday afternoons I spent with you (after college and before marriage). In addition...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Kevin Clarke - Farmington Hills, MI

“John, Diane and Family,So sorry for your loss. We have many memories of your mother over the years....being afraid to call in a claim because Rita...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Brad and Chiarina Clark - MI

“Rita: You will be deeply missed! You were my boss at Meemic from 1970 to 1980. You taught me, listened to me, put up with me and scolded me when I...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Debra Sabb Ponkey - Redford, MI

“Dear Mace family May your hearts be a peace today, Mrs.Mace was such a sweet lady,I took care of her at Dr. Parker's the dental office, and I really...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Melanie Orr - Grosse Ile, MI

“You were a good neighbor to have and you were always so nice to me and my boys. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Christina Kinzler - Southgate, MI

“Thoughts and prayers are with the family ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Sam and Theresa Gemus - Riverview, MI

“My prayers are with the family, I am sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Tonia Gordon - Auburn Hills, MI

“John & Family, How Blessed you all are for having a Mother as wonderful as the loving comments that have been sent by others who have known her. My...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Beverly Burgor-Jones - Gibraltar, MI

“Sorry to hear . . . . . . ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Hal Akershoek - Trenton, MI

“She was one of a kind. We became friends via email about 12 yrs ago. She was GREAT. When she ever told me that she still went roller skating at 70...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Marie Biondi-Lieber - Norwood, MA

“Loved Rita! Welcomed me like one of the family. I will always have fond memories. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Beverly Smith - Westland, MI

“To a wonderful woman that taught me so much a mentor, a friend, a second mother to me. Rita was with me during my dating years, my marriage and the...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Gloria Staley - Dearborn Heights, MI

“Aunt Rita always made me laugh with her great sense of humor. She will be missed. God bless her and her family. ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Mario Adkins - Atlanta, GA

“Mom I will miss you every day for the rest of my life. You were a wonderful mom and guided me all my life to be the person I am today. Thank you...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Carlotta Salemi - Trenton, MI

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Mace, M. Rita. Age 85. November 7, 2012. Beloved wife of the late John H. Mace, Sr. Loving mom of John (Diane) Mace and Carlotta Salemi (Kenny Giles). Proud grandma of Dr. Kristen (Seth) Parker and Daniel Mace. Great grandma of Logan, Emily and Kendall. Also survived by 4 sisters as well as other loving family and friends. Memorial contributions to honor Rita's life may be made to Henry Ford Hospice