Rita Maria Stoiber
Rita Maria Stoiber
  • August 4, 1928 - October 26, 2016
  • Marengo, Illinois

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Rita M. Stoiber, 88, of Marengo passed away October 26, 2016 at Valley Hi Nursing Home in Woodstock.
She was born August 4, 1928 in Munich, Germany to George and Theresia Muller Stierstorfer.
Her profession as a professional photographer with a specialty in photographing ballet dancers through her studio, EOS Studio, in Elgin showcased her creativity with beautiful results. Her darkroom work and technique with black and white silhouettes were displayed at the Art Institute of Chicago. Her creative spirit showed in her beautiful gardens, home and all that she touched. She loved opera, ballet, classical musical, animals and nature.
Rita is survived by her son, Al Stoiber and his wife Patricia; her grandchildren, Sarah and Sophia Stoiber.
She was preceded in death by her husband Alto Stoiber of 32 years.
According to Rita's wishes, inurnment will be in Bluff City Cemetery and there will be a celebration of her beautiful life at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to Marengo-Union Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.marengo-unionfuneralhome.com.