Rita Paris, 70, Green Bay, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at a local hospital. Born on November 19, 1942, she is the daughter of the late John and Carol Wertepny. 
Rita loved planting flowers, music, cooking, dancing, crafting, and spending time with her family.  She will be deeply missed by all of her friends and family.
Rita is survived by her two daughters: Corinne (Matt) Losser and Nicole; eight grandchildren: Courtney, Gunnar, Hunter, and Sykora, Rita, Carlita, Carlitos, and Aaron; one sister, Donna; one brother, Lee; nephews: Troy and Todd and their children; former husband, Richard Plosczynski; many others, relatives and friends. Rita was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Arthur James "Jim" Paris.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Malcore (West) Funeral Home & Crematory in Green Bay is assisting the family, (920) 499-4100.
The family would like to extend a special thank you St. Mary's and St. Vincent Hospital. Most importantly a special thank you to her caregiver Sally, and her close friend Mary. Also, a special thank you to Malcore Funeral Home.
Please visit www.malcorefuneralhome.com to send online condolences to the family.