Date of Birth: 04/29/1925
Date of Death: 04/26/2015
Services: Services will be held Thursday, 10:00 A.M. at the St. James Catholic Church in Omaha, Nebraska.
Interment, Resurrection Cemetery.
Visitation: Visitation begins Wednesday, at 5:00 P.M. at the John A. Gentleman Mortuaries,72nd Street Chapel, 1010 North 72 Street Omaha, Nebraska 68114, with a Wake Service at 7:00 P.M.
Memorials are suggested to St. James Catholic Church or St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Rita McDonnell was preceded in death by her husband, John J. “Jack” McDonnell and brothers, Bob, Buzz, Richard and Earl Schaefer.
She is survived by her children, Patty (Kevin) Bain, Tom (Rene) McDonnell, Mary (Jeff) Clark; grandchildren, Tyler Clark, Amanda Clark, Grant Clark, Nate Bain, Jared Bain; brother, John (Marge) Schaefer; numerous nieces and nephews.