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Rita Jo (Hickey) Britton

March 26, 1952 ~ October 13, 2020 (age 68)


Rita Jo (Hickey) Britton, 68, of Franklin, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

Rita was born on March 26th, 1952 in Washington County, Indiana, to the late Ralph W. Hickey and Iona (Ridlin) Hickey.

Rita was a loving mother and a wonderful grandmother. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. Along with creating memories with her loved ones, she enjoyed watching NASCAR racing, gardening, crafting, and finding deals at local garage sales.

Rita is survived by her daughter, Amanda (John) Berendt, of Logansport, Indiana; her three grandchildren, David Berendt, Alex Berendt, Konnar Berendt; her three brothers, Charles Michael “Mickey” (Linda) Romine, of Florida, Darrell (Tina) Hickey, of Whiteland, Indiana, Dennis (Joy) Hickey, of Franklin, Indiana; her four sisters, Phyllis, of Colorado, Lavonda Romine, of Whitestown, Indiana, Kathy Garnier, of Whiteland, Indiana, Dana (Donnie) Barnes, of Mississippi; her sister-in-law, Karen Hickey.

Rita was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Merrill Richard Hickey.

No services are to be held at this time. 

Arrangements are entrusted to Jessen Funeral Homes & Crematory ~ Franklin Chapel.







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