Obituary for Rita Kingsley (Scherer)
Rita C. Kingsley (nee Scherer), 99, of East Rutherford for 71 years, passed away on January 17, 2018. For over 25 years, she was a secretary at Regency Label in Wood-Ridge and retired at the age of 75. Rita was a parishioner at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, an eucharistic minister, served on the Bereavement Committee, volunteered as a secretary at the rectory, was a member of the Rosary Altar Society and a member of the Third Order Franciscans. Beloved wife of the late John G. Kingsley. Loving mother of Lillian C. Reheusser, Robert P. Kingsley, Ellen S. Timson, Thomas J. Kingsley, Laura A. Kingsley and Marilyn R. Rood. Cherished grandmother of Jemima Kingsley, Octavia Kingsley, Jason Rood, Lark Sudol, Paul Rood, predeceased by Jack Reheusser and great grandmother of Maxim Spirenkov. Predeceased by brothers, Joseph, Al, Leo, Paul and Francis Scherer and sisters, Anne Cherichella, Clare Gardner and Elsa Sullivan Ackerman. Funeral departing from the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM for a Funeral Mass in Assumption R.C. Church, Wood-Ridge at 10:30 AM. Interment Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst. Visitation Sunday 2-6 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Francis Inn, P.O. Box 3746, Philadelphia, PA. 19125.