With heavy hearts we announce that Rita passed away at home peacefully surrounded by absolute love, Tuesday May 21, 2019 at the age of 77. Beloved wife of 34 years of Douglas Manwell. Loving mother of Michele Ethier (John Kingsbury) of Pembroke. Cherished grandmother of Chantale and most cherished great-grandmother of Robert. Dear sister of Billy Fraser (Susan) of Arnprior and Heather Dunk (Bob) of Ottawa. Daughter of the late William and Sarah (Reilly) Fraser. Arrangements by the Boyce Funeral Home Ltd., 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior. As per Rita’s request, cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date. In memory of Rita, a donation to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.