Rosemarie Hartley Richie, 76, of Monessen, passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021 peacefully in her sleep after a long illness. Born May 9, 1945 in Mariana, PA she was the daughter of the late John and Rose Vargo Hartley. A resident of Monessen for the past 10 years, Mrs. Richie was Catholic by faith and was a retired secretary for the Department of Human Services, Michigan. She had a passion for gardening and her beloved dogs. She had a strong faith and we know she will be at peace in the kingdom of the Lord for all eternity.
She is survived by her husband Dennis Richie to whom she had just celebrated 55 years of marriage last week; three children Monique (Steve) Whyte of Battle Creek, MI, Jonalyn Richie Forman of Sparks, NV, Jason (Denise) Richie of Kuna, ID; two sisters Dolores (Jerry) Glover of Brownsville, Linda Hartley Jurik of Belle Vernon. She will also be missed by her 10 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister Rose Hartley.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon 724-929-6183.