Mrs. Rita Marie (Bonini) Long, age 68, of Nashville, Tenn., died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013.
She was raised in Ridgway and was the granddaughter of Louis B. Bonini, and the daughter of Romeo Bonini and Enrica Bonini-Jones, all of Ridgway, and all of whom preceded her in death.
A graduate of St. Leo's High School, she was employed for some time in the Pennsylvania State Legislature. Most of her life was spent as a full-time wife and mother.
She was in ill health for a number of years. She is survived by her husband, Christopher Long; and two sons, Robert Lee Long and Richard Adam Long, all of Nashville. She is also survived by her brother, Richard Bonini and his wife Pauline of Dillsburg.
Funeral arrangements will be at the convenience of the family.