Rita Clare Blomquist, of Hampstead, NC died at home August 4, 2011 at the age of 76.
Rita Clare was born December 15, 1934 in Elizabeth, NJ and graduated from St. Patrick’s School in Elizabeth, married, and began a family.
Surviving are her four children, James Salinger, Robert Salinger, June Harris, and William Salinger, ten grandchildren and one great grandchild.
She was a proud member of the Women of the Moose of Palm Beach County, Florida. After her children were grown she worked in accounting. She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family. Rita Clare will be remembered for her no nonsense, down to earth personality and her wonderful sense of humor.
There will be a private memorial service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099