Age 92, Halifax, passed away surrounded by her family on August 17, 2021 at Arbourstone Enhanced Care.
Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Marie (Milner) Carrigan. She spent her career in the food services industry.
She is survived by sons, Gary (Brenda); Glen; daughter-in-law Sonia LaRose; sister Pat Baker; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by husbands Wally Thompson and Denny LaRose; son, Greg LaRose; brothers, Gordon, Ronnie (Ann) and sisters, Jean, Dot and Joyce.
Arrangements are under the care of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd. 149 Herring Cove Rd. where visitation will be held Friday August 20 from 6-8 pm. Funeral Service to take place on Saturday August 21 at 10 am for the funeral home chapel following Covid 19 protocals. Followed by interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery Lower Sackville.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the 2nd floor staff of Arbourstone for their care given to Rita.