Rita T. (Albers) Starr
October 17, 1947 – April 29, 2019
Preceded in death by parents, John and Esther Albers; brother, Richard Albers. Survived by husband, Bill Starr; stepchildren, Mark Starr and Marla Yelovich (Dave); sisters: Mary Turco (Sam), Jean Circo, and Louise Fester; nieces and nephews.
Rita was born and grew up in Sioux City, Iowa and was a graduate of Briar Cliff University. Her 30-year work career was with Conagra as a Senior Applications Manager in the IT Department.
Family will receive friends Tuesday, May 7th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by a VIGIL SERVICE at 6pm, with additional time provided for friends who may wish to share a brief memory of Rita’s work, hobbies, travel, or general love of people.
VISITATION: Wednesday, May 8th at 9:30am at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 7600 S. 42nd St., with MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10:30am and a lunch immediately following. Interment: Wednesday, 2pm at Omaha National Cemetery.
In accordance with Rita’s wishes, the family prefers memorials to a charity of one’s choice.