Rita Payor

Obituary of Rita Payor

Rita Payor passed away Sunday, May 14th, 2017 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick.

She was 86 years of age.

Born in New Brunswick, she grew up and resided there, working as a Medical Technician at St. Peter's Hospital until retiring in 1980. She moved to South River 33 years ago, where she became a communicant of Corpus Christi Church.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Andrew L. Payor, who passed away in 2008, her son Michael Payor, who passed away in 2016, and her brother Eugene Conlon.

Rita leaves behind her loving children; Andrew E. Payor and wife Carol of South River, Eugene Payor and wife Jo Ann of Monmouth Junction, Kathleen Tango and husband Ronald of Old Bridge, and John Payor of Waretown; her brother Robert Conlon of Toms River, sister Claire Collura of Howell, and Maryann Peto of Tom's River, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was "Grammy" to her 14 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 8:00am at Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, followed by a 9:00am Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00am at Corpus Christi Church, South River. Burial will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery in New Brunswick.

Calling Hours will be Tuesday, May 16th, from 4-8pm at Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in Rita's memory to St. Judes Childrens Hospital, c/o Tribute Program, PO Box 1000, Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38101.