In loving memory of

Rita T. Wisotzke
May 21, 1927 - June 21, 2022

Rita T. Wisotzke

Greece: Passed away on June 21, 2022 at the age of 95. Rita is predeceased by her husband, Robert Wisotzke; siblings, Evelyn Contestable, Victoria Odorczyk & Paul Contestable. She is survived by her children, Karen (Tom) Johnson, Nancy (Carl) Salatino, Diane (Jerry) Dunleavy, Paul (Theresa) Wisotzke, Susan (Stan) Cipura, Mary Ellen (Jon) Hoecker, Joanne (Alan) DiPasquale & Judy (Peter) Rosenthal; grandchildren, Brandon, Megan Johnson, Katie (Chris) Piedici, Jared (Chelsea Cutaia), Tess Salatino, Jeremiah, Joshua (Julia Grezch), Kelly, Kate Dunleavy, Amanda (Tyler Schier) Wisotzke, Jason (Heather) Kroeger, Justine Cipura, Marissa (Dan) Haasis, Brianne (Phil Zola) Cipura, Jenna (Sammy Bovenzi), Christian Hoecker, Jeffrey (Brianna), Jon, Zachary DiPasquale, Kara, Kyle Rosenthal; great-grandchildren, Landon, Annabel, Evelyn, Morgan, Callan, Graham, Nolan; several nieces, nephews, cousins & dear friends.

Rita worked as a social worker with Genesee Settlement House, Camp Stella Maris and later as Operations Reconciliation Administrator with Monroe Savings Bank, from 1977 until 1990. Rita's family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Dr. Kimberly Peterson & caregiver, Linda Lochner for their compassionate care.
Rita's life story will be shared during visitation 3:00-6:00 pm on Sunday, June 26th at the funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Monday, June 27th at St. John the Evangelist Church, 2400 West Ridge Road. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Honor Flight Rochester, PO Box 23581 Rochester, NY 14692, or Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women Advancement Office 1437 Blossom Rd, Rochester, NY 14610.


Anna Koelsch wrote on Jun 26, 2022:

"Our sincere sympathy for the loss of Mrs Wisotzke. What a special woman! Her kindness will continue to shine through her family!"