Rita Weber

Rita Weber


May 18, 1938 - July 25, 2022


Rita Weber, 84, of Mitchell, SD, died Monday, July 25, 2022, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM Thursday, July 28, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchell. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Mitchell. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-7:00 PM at Bittner Funeral Chapel with a 6:30 PM scripture service. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Rita Weber was born May 18, 1938, on the family farm outside Emery, South Dakota to John and Josephine Berg. She grew up in Emery and graduated from Emery High School in 1956.

Rita married Jerome Weber on May 2, 1959, in a double wedding ceremony with Virgil Weber and Eleanor Berg.

Rita worked as a telephone operator in Emery from 1956-1959. Rita also worked as a school secretary, teacher’s aide, and for 23 years as a medication aide at Prairie View Care Center in Woonsocket. After moving to Mitchell, she worked an additional 17 years as a home health aide. She enjoyed taking pictures, playing cards, playing bingo, visiting casinos, and spending time with her family.

Rita is survived by her husband, Jerome Weber; son, Kevin (Cindy) Weber of Rochester, MN; grandchildren: Elise Weber of St. Paul, MN, Colin Weber of Minneapolis, MN, and Annika Weber of Rochester, MN; siblings, Regina Nolz of Mitchell, Eleanor Weber of Spearfish, SD, and Gerald Berg of Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Raymond Berg and John Berg.



Wednesday, July 27, 2022
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
6:30 PM Scripture Service

Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 W Havens Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301


Thursday, July 28, 2022
10:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Chuch
222 N Kimball St
Mitchell, SD 57301


Calvary Cemetery
Mitchell, SD

Posted by Austin on August 1, 2022
So sorry to hear of Rita's passing. I remember her from her daily visits to the South Side McDonalds. Such a pleasure to have served her for all those years. She will definitely be missed!
Posted by Carol Muser on July 30, 2022
So sorry to hear of your loss. Lifting you and your family in my thoughts and prayers
Posted by Delmar and Marlene Koch on July 27, 2022
So sorry for your loss .Always remember Rita on the Casino bus as the Bingo helper. Sending our sympathy to you and all the family.
Posted by Connie Swenson on July 27, 2022
Rita was so kind hearted. I’m glad I was able to renew a friendship with her when I was at Brady. My sincerest sympathy to Jerry and Kevin and your family:
Posted by Judy Mutziger in Thailand on July 27, 2022
Losing someone is always heartbreaking, however, know that He has a greater plan for Rita in His garden. My heartfelt condolences for your loss.
Posted by Brian and Carol (Weber) Policky on July 27, 2022
Jerome and family,
Expressing our deepest sympathy on the passing of aunt Rita. May she rest in peace in Gods loving comfort.
Posted by Wayne woodraska on July 26, 2022
Sympathy and prayers
Posted by Delbert and Kathy Northrup on July 26, 2022
Jerry and family. So sorry to hear about your loss. Rita will remain in our memories as a sweet, gentle lady. Enjoyed visiting with her. God bless.
Posted by Ronald & Theresa (Knight) Glissendorf on July 26, 2022
Mr. Weber & Kevin so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with
Posted by Charlene and Vernon Gerlach on July 26, 2022
We will always remember Rita as the Friendly Smiling Lady as the Hostess lady on the Casino Bus And all the Visits her and I had at McDonalds So Sorry for your loss Sympathy to you Jerryand your Family
Posted by Irene Gerlach on July 26, 2022
She will be very missed and deepest sympathy to you Jerry and your family.
Posted by Kay Morgan on July 26, 2022
Jerry so sorry to here about Rita you are in my prayers
Posted by Jon and Kaye Smith on July 26, 2022
Love and prayers, see you Thursday, 🙏💙
Posted by Tama Backlund on July 26, 2022
Jerry, I am praying for strength and peace for you as you as I know how much you will miss the love of your life. Rita worked her magic as a Home Health Aide years ago and she brightened hundreds of people’s lives.
Posted by Doris Berg and Family on July 25, 2022
We are so sorry to hear about Rita. Our thoughts are with you. Prayers for comfort and peace.
Posted by Doris Berg and Family on July 25, 2022
We are so sorry to hear about Rita. Our thoughts are with you. Prayers for comfort and peace.
Posted by Marilyn Mechtenberg on July 25, 2022
Jerry, I’m so sorry to hear this. You are in my thoughts & prayers. Rita was such a kind & gentle person. She will be missed by many.
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