Rita M. Fuchs (1924-2014), 89 of Solon, and formerly of Mentor and Ravenna, passed way Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Solon Pointe. Born Dec. 30, 1924, in Massillon, to Dennis John and Mary Helen Agnes. Rita worked for Lake County National Bank. Mrs. Fuchs enjoyed bingo, needlepoint, arts and crafts, puzzles and collecting elephant figurines.
Survivors include her children, Becky Balas of Ravenna, Donald (Cheryl) Fuchs Jr. of Mentor, Dennis Fuchs of Mentor, Daniel Fuchs of New Hampshire, Michael Fuchs of Timberlake and Robert Sage of Mantua, 21 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren and sister Margaret (Spence) Green of Florida. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald, daughter-in-law, Lynn Fuchs, sister, Grace Agnes, brothers, Dolar, Warren and Arthur Agnes and her parents. A memorial service will be held at a later date.