Rita (Steinle) Boxberger, 73, Russell, died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at her home.

She was born July 10, 1944, in Russell. She was raised by her grandparents, George and Mollie Steinle. She attended Russell High School.

She married Marvin Boxberger on Aug. 9, 1959, in Russell. He preceded her in death. She worked in retail for several stores in the Russell area.

Survivors include a son, Randy Boxberger, Russell; two daughters, Brenda Boxberger and Kim Augustine, both of Russell; and five grandchildren.

A private family graveside services will be Saturday in Russell City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Children’s Hospital in care of the mortuary.