Rita M. Cody


Rita M. Cody, 88, of Mooers Forks, passed away Friday, March 15, 2019, at UVM-CVPH in Plattsburgh.
She was born June 4, 1930, in Ellenburg, the daughter of Leo and Lynette (Hebert) LaBarge. She enjoyed working at the thrift shop at St. Augustine's Church.
Rita was predeceased by her parents; one brother, Harold LaBarge and one sister, Connie Schnob.
Left to cherish memories of Rita are, one son, Alfred Brassard and his wife Gail of Mooers Forks; three daughters, Carla Gero and her husband Larry of Mooers Forks, Debby Dragoon and her husband Joe of Altona, Kimberly Cody and her companion Kyle Snide of Mooers; three grandchildren, Mike Brassard, Chad Dragoon and Kristopher Sorrell; one niece, four nephews and her beloved pets.
The Family of Rita would like to extend a very special thank you to the progressive care staff at CVPH. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the SPCA or Champlain-Mooers EMS.
Rita's wishes were to not have public calling hours. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, March 20th at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angel's Church in Altona. Entombment will follow at Whispering Maples Mausoleum in Ellenburg.
Arrangements are in the care of the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11 Mooers. To offer an online condolence, please visit www.ROSSFUNERALHOMES.com
Published on March 18, 2019
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Theresa R. Rabideau (cousin)
Mar 31, 2019
Dear family,
Allow me to express my deepest sympathy at the loss of cousin Rita. Rita was a dear cousin and we have been friends all of our long lives and we spoke frequently, even just this past Christmas. She will be missed.
Tina Silver
Mar 22, 2019
So sorry for your loss Im very glad and grateful that I got to be apart of her life and helping where I could God Bless you all.
Ronnie Arno
Mar 20, 2019
So sorry to hear of Rita’s passing. Many fond memories. Remembering both her and her family in our prayers.
Ron & Eula Arno
delores varin
Mar 20, 2019
Rita was a sweet lady, I loved it when she visited at Varin's Market and Deli. and loved Connie also. We would have some good chats. May your sorrows be short-lived Delores