Our loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Rita Butterfield Linza, returned home to Heavenly Father July 28, 2001.
Born Dec 21, 1934 in Herri-man, UT to Wayne W. and Mildred Butterfield. Married Howard F. Linza June 9, 1972. Rita's greatest love was her grandchildren. They brought her more joy and happiness than words can express. Rita was a kind and loving person who will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Survived by her husband, Howard; children, Renita Pullman, Debbie (Jeff) Froisland, Kevin (Debbie) Pullman, Ned Pullman, Mike Pullman; stepchildren, Joe (Jann) Linza, Wendy Nelson, Randy Linza, Rheta Linza; 22 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Rita will be joyously greeted by her father and mother, Wayne and Mildred; brother, DeWayne; sister, Linda; brother-in-law, Ray; and sister-in-law, Janice.
Services will be Wed. Aug 1, 2001, 11 a.m. at the Herriman LDS Ward Chapel, Herriman, UT. Friends may call Tues. 6-8 p.m. at Goff Mortuary, 8090 S. State St. or Wed. 9:45-10:45 a.m. at the church. Interment, Herriman City Cemetery.