PLATTSBURGH — Rita M. Guyette, 85, of Carter Court in Plattsburgh, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday June 25, 2013, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. She was born in Plattsburgh Feb. 29, 1928, daughter of the late George and Emma (Rabideau) Perry.
Rita worked at Diamond International, Kresge's Department Store and Angelo's Baker. She was an avid BINGO player. Rita was known as the "Carrot Cake Lady". She loved to knit, crochet and cook for her friends.
Rita is survived by two daughters, Bev Guyette of Plattsburgh, Nancy Evans of Plattsburgh; two grandchildren, D.J. Evans and his wife Heather of Plattsburgh, Cheri Evans of Plattsburgh; two great-grandchildren, Daniel and Brooke Evans; four siblings, Robert Perry and his wife Mary of Plattsburgh, Donald Perry and his wife Carol of Plattsburgh, Lillian St. Denis and her husband Joseph of Port Kent, Theresa Maloy of Plattsburgh. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Rita is predeceased by her husband, Albert Guyette; and her brothers, Richard Perry, George Perry and Billy Perry.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27, at Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court St., Plattsburgh. A funeral Service will follow at 7 p.m. in the Heald Funeral Home Chapel. A Graveside service will be celebratedat 11 a.m. Friday, June 28, in St. Augustine's Cemetery in Peru.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.healdfuneralhomeinc.com.