Anna Rita Burkheimer, age 84, of Harrod, died 7:12 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born Sept. 2, 1926 in Lima to Albert and Mary Diversi Luchini. She married William James Burkheimer Sept. 20, 1947 and he preceded her in death Sept. 4, 2000.
Survivors include 3 sons: Albert (Patty) Burkheimer of Lima, William (Janie) Burkheimer of Harrod, David A. Burkheimer of Lima, 3 daughters: Darlene (Fred) Green of Waynesfield, Rose (Joe) Robbins of Lima and Barbara (Robert) Walters of Harrod, 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by an infant son, 8 brothers: Mike, Aldo, Joe, Pete, Marion, Albert, Johnnie and Leo Luchini and a sister Thersa Treglia.
Mrs. Burkheimer had been a homemaker. She had resided at Cridersville Health Care where she enjoyed making friends, going out to eat and playing Bingo.
Private family memorial service will be held at a later date at Gethsemani Cemetery, Lima.
Memorial contributions may be given to Cridersville Health Care Activities Fund.