Rita F. Kossuth

April 9, 1925 - June 9, 2002

04/09/1925 - 06/09/2002

Past Services

Wednesday June 12, 2002
Park View Memorial
Waddles Run Rd., RD 4, Box 127
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-1320 La | Directions
Wednesday June 12, 2002
10:00 am
St. Vincent dePaul Church
2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003

KOSSUTH, Rita F. Brissette, 77, of Louisa Ave., Wheeling, died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital.
Rita was born April 9, 1925, in Caribou, Maine, a daughter of the late Theodore and Lucy Langlais Brissette. She was a graduate of West Liberty State College, a Korean and Vietnam War Veteran serving as a flight attendant for the United States Air Force, a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wheeling, and a member of the Ohio County S.P.C.A.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis C. Kossuth; a brother, Ansele B. Brissette; five sisters and three brothers.
Surviving are three sisters, Dorothy R. Brissette of West Roxbury, MA, Lydia Brissette of West Roxbury, MA, and Lorina Dempster of McMechen; a brother, Abel of Perhem, ME, and many nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St, Elm Grove, Wheeling, where Vigil Services will be held at 7:30pm Tuesday. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10 a.m. on June 12, 2002, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with the Rev. James LaCrosse as celebrant. Interment will be in Parkview Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio County S.P.C.A. or the charity on the donor’s choice.

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