Rita Q. LEE
Rita Q. LEE
  • September 11, 1926 - November 9, 2017
  • Rolling Meadows, Illinois

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Rita Q. Lee, 91 of Rolling Meadows, formerly of Arlington Heights was born September 11, 1926 in Chicago to John and Irene (nee Tracy) Quill and passed away November 9, 2017. Rita was a teacher at Our Lady of the Wayside School in Arlington Heights for 25 years. She had a wonderful smile, quick wit and loved to host a party. She will be missed by many. Rita was the beloved wife of John W. Lee and the late James T. Sweeney, Jr; loving mother of Mary Pat (Nick) Barmantje, Brian J. (Teddi) Sweeney, Christine S. (Tim) Richards and the late James P. (Mona) Sweeney and the late Kevin Sweeney; cherished grandmother of Corinne, Matthew and Kaelin Sweeney, J.T. (Judy) and Sean Sweeney, Kevin (Nicole) Barmantje, Dan (Emily) Barmantje and Katie (Mike) Parisi, Kelly, Jake, Brendan and Samantha Sweeney and Michael and John Richards; great-grandmother of Jordan, Mykaela, Trinity, Hunter, Owen, Carter and Kevin; dear sister of Bill Quill and the late Don and Jack Quill; fond sister-in-law of Thomas (Eileen) Sweeney, Mary Eder and the late Robert E. (Sonia) Lee and Patrick (Deborah) Lee. Visitation will be Monday, November 13, 2017 from 3-8 PM at Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights. Prayers will be said on Tuesday, November 14 at 10:15 AM at the funeral home and proceed to Our Lady of the Wayside Church, 440 S. Mitchell Street, Arlington Heights for funeral mass at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Our Lady of the Wayside School Annual Fund (please note in memory of Rita Lee on check), 434 W. Park Street, Arlington Heights, IL 60005 appreciated.