May 04, 2015 2:00 P.M.Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo
May 04, 2015
1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Rita Ann Moe, 76, Fargo passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at ManorCare Health Services surrounded by her family after a recent battle with cancer.
Rita was born April 4, 1939 in Devils Lake, North Dakota to Leslie and Bernice (Schumacher-Nein) Gilbertson. She moved to Fargo, growing up with mother and step-father, Floyd Nein. Rita graduated from Shanley High School in 1957. She married Marlin Moe on June 2, 1960 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Fargo. They raised four children before Rita moved to Finley, ND, where she had two additional daughters.
Rita loved time with her 15 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. She enjoyed eating out and trying various foods and was always up for spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her children, Glen (Tammy) Moe, Monticello, MN, Christy (Randy) Mehus, West Fargo, ND, Denise (Reid Vaagen) Brossart, Dickinson, ND, Dean (Shelley White) Moe, Goffstown, NH, Karen (Tony Johnson) Schill, Grand Forks, ND, Lisa (Arlen Ellingson) Wendlick, Fargo, ND; 15 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, two brothers, Edward (Sherry) Gilbertson, San Francisco, CA, Richard Nein, Fargo, ND and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, step-father, Floyd Nein, brother, John Gilbertson, sister, Jill Gardner and son-in-law, Francis Brossart.
Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Monday, May 4, 2015 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M.
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo.