Rita Mae Arrigoni

Rita Mae Arrigoni, 86, of Brookfield, died Sept. 1, 2013.

Ms. Arrigoni was the sister of Georgene Puccini, the late Lucille Ball and Jerry Arrigoni; the dear daughter of the late George Arrigoni and Mary Arrigoni (nee Ahr); the aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews; and a cousin to many.

Visitation will be Friday, Sept. 6 from 3 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 7 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave., Brookfield, followed by private interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), 424 E. 92nd Street, New York N.Y. 10128-6804 or PAWS Chicago Adoption Center, 1997 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60614.