Rita “Casey” Kathleen Mary Patricia McWhirter (nee: Pender) passed away peacefully, with family by her side, at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017. Age 71 years.

Beloved wife of Dale. Loving mother of Greg and his wife Tamara; Terry-Lynn and her husband Dr. Rob Stevens; Tim and `his wife Paige. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren: Casey, Paighton, Quinn, Sydney, and James. Dear sister of Marie Cooke and the late Joan Marshall,
Pat Pender, Jim Pender, and Dianne Austin. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Resting in the Logan Funeral Home, where family will receive visitors on Thursday, January 5th, between the hours of 6:00 – 9:00 P.M.

Funeral Mass to be celebrated at St. Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church on Friday, January 6th, at 1:00 P.M. Reception to follow.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the West Parry Sound Health Centre (Palliative Care), Hospice West Parry Sound, or the Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.