Rita Evelyn Campbell, age 93, passed away on December 18, 2015 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, Washington, after a brief illness. She was born on November 2, 1922 to James and Theresa Chapman of Louisville, Kentucky.
She married Elton (Jack) Campbell in 1946 and moved to Washington State in 1953. They owned Thornbrue Electric first in Cashmere from 1961 to 1968 and then in Tonasket from 1968 to 1983.
Survivors include daughter Linda Montgomery, stepson David Campbell, sister Kaye Zuro, four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by her husband Elton (Jack) Campbell, son James Ormon Ellis and two brothers and two sisters.
Rita was a longtime member of the Eagles, a loving wife, mother stepmother, grandmother and great grandmother and will be greatly missed.