Funeral services for Rita Marie Colbert will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at the Buchanan Funeral Home Chapel in Oklahoma City, OK with R.V. Colbert officiating. Rita went home to be with our Lord, Jesus Christ and Heavenly Father, Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at the age of 64.
Rita was born on April 26, 1949, in Oklahoma City, OK, the daughter of Tretha Nichols. Rita grew up in Soper, OK and Oklahoma City, OK and graduated from Putnam City High School in 1967. She married Richard Colbert on February 16, 1973 in Hugo, OK. Friends to all and her loving nature were the hallmarks of this wonderful woman.
Rita was preceded in death by her mother; Tretha Nichols and husband; Richard Colbert.
Rita is survived by her sons, Christopher Colbert and wife, Corinne and Frank Colbert and wife, January all of Mustang, OK; six beautiful grandchildren, Andrew , Mason, Trenton , Courtlynn , Laurel and Darran , all lights of her life; Sister, Cheryl Pfortmiller and extended family.