In Memory

Rita D. Pitsch (Roegge)

Rita D. PITSCH Roegge passed away on August 10, 2022 at St. Luke's Hospital in Milwaukee,  She was born on September 14, 1946 in Kenosha, WI to Anastasa and Raymond Pitsch.  Rita attended St. George School, St. Joseph HS, and graduated from Bradford in 1964.

Rita married William Roegge in August, 1996 who survives her along with her daughter, Anne Arneson, Kenosha; sisters Mary Denig of Middleton, WI and Phylis Ito-Pitsch of Kenosha; brothers George Pitsch, Orlando, FL and Paul Pitsch, Kenosha; 2 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Lance Turner, Jr.

Rita was an accomplished artist with her work displayed at local art shows as well as galleries in Chicago.  She used her talent as an artist working as a designer at Porters Furniture in Racine, and later in her own business. Rita was a life long athlete playing golf, tennis, racquetball, fast pitch softball, running, biking and swimming.

A celebration of Rita's life will be held at Kemper Center's Ambrose Hall on September 14, 2022 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity or take a child to a park and buy them an ice cream cone.