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Rheta H. Lythgoe

Obituary for Rheta H. Lythgoe

September 22, 1927 - June 19, 2019
Tinicum, Pennsylvania | Age 91


Rheta H. Lythgoe (nee Demelko), age 91, of Tinicum passed away peacefully on June 19, 2019.
She was previously employed with GE, Ramada Inn Essington, and Main Line Embroidery. Rheta was also a longtime eucharistic minister at Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, Essington Pa.
Beloved wife of the late Robert T. Lythgoe, Sr.; daughter of the late Walter and Sophie Demelko; sister of the late Joan Scholtz. Loving mother of Robert T. Lythgoe, Jr. (Melody) and Barbara Rogers. Also survived by her sister Gloria Alexandrowicz, three grandchildren, Tracey Reali (Jason), Robert M. (Mary Beth) and Kellie Hrobak (Douglas) and ten great grandchildren, Jason, Zachary, Bobby, Madelyn, Caroline, Alex, Lindsay, Nicholas, Lucas and Ashley.
Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral on Tuesday from 9:30am – 10:30am at the Cavanagh Family Funeral Home 301 Chester Pike Norwood, PA followed by her funeral mass at 11am. at St Rose of Lima Church, Chester Pike Eddystone. Burial will be Private. Friends may call at Cavanagh's Monday evening from 6:00pm until 8:00pm.
In Lieu of flowers memorial donations in Rheta's name may be made to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia by visiting, or by mail with a check payable to CHOP Foundation, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Foundation, P.O. Box 781352, Philadelphia, PA 19178-1352 or The Crozer Keystone Hospice 200 W. Sproul Rd. Springfield Pa. 19064-2016 would be appreciated.



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