MOOERS FORKS — Vatilda E. Rettinger, 95, formerly of Mooers Forks, died Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh.
She was born Nov. 4, 1918, in Mooers Forks, the daughter of Henry and Rosina (Longtin) Meseck. She enjoyed crocheting, listening to country music and had a great love for her cats.
Vatilda is predeceased by her parents; three husbands, Donald Campbell, Henry Campbell and Delvin Rettinger; four sisters, Rose Burdo, Lezinna Amamont, Elsie Moore and Lena Tremblay; six brothers, James Meseck, Fredrick Messick, Napoleon Meseck, Rudolph Mesic, Louis Meseck and Clifford Meseck.
She is survived by two sisters-in-law, Anna Meseck and Marie Meseck; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at the Ross Funeral Home in Mooers. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Tuesday at St. Ann's Church in Mooers Forks. Arrangements are in the care of the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11 Mooers. To share an online condolence, please visit www.ROSSFUNERALHOMES.com.