Rita C. Timberman (Catron), 80, of Kokomo, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, January 8, 2017. She was born August 10, 1936 in Carroll County.
Rita was a 1954 graduate of Carrollton High School. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and sister. Rita enjoyed cooking, crocheting, craft making and giving to others. She spent numerous hours making items for her church events, charitable causes and gifts for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. These gifts will be forever cherished by her family. Rita worked in the Kokomo real estate market for many years with James Ferguson Real Estate. Rita resided in Sebring, Florida from 2011 to 2016 where she was active in her church, Emmanuel United Church of Christ.
She is survived by her children Cindy (Baxter) Carvallo and son-in-law Art Carvallo, Daphne Baxter, Kyle Baxter, Scott Baxter and daughter-in-law Theresa Baxter, Robert Early, her grandchildren Hollie, Cody, Johna, Megan and Merideth, her great grandchildren Lance, Lainey, Caleb, Landon and Ryan, her brother Jim Catron, and her nephew Linke Catron.
Rita was preceded in death by her father Ray Catron, her mother Pauline (Thomas) Catron and her step mother Betty Catron.
Rita will be laid to rest at Burlington Cemetery next to her beloved father. There will be a graveside service on Saturday, February 18 at 3:00 PM at the cemetery. Stout & Son Funeral Home Neptune Chapel, Burlington, IN is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.stoutandson.com.