Rita Louise (Roque) VanRemmen, 44, went home to our Father on April 27, 2006, at her home in Castle Rock, Colo. Born in 1961 in the village of Puli, Taiwan, Republic of China; she joined the Roque family at the age of two. She was a free spirit who loved life. She was a true 'people -person' and loved to travel and explore. She is survived by her 'Pops' Lou Roque, CPO, USN (Ret.) and her mom, Marty; her beloved children, Sabrina VanRemmen Davis, Samantha VanRemmen and Louis A. Roque, Jr., SN, USN; and the twinkle in her eye, grandson, Kaden Davis. To celebrate her life she leaves behind her Padrinos, Rita and Sam Albert and Buzz and Rosie Siddell; her loving family in Pueblo and beyond; many friends and loved ones throughout the world. Recitation of the Rosary, 7 p.m. Friday and memorial Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2006. Both services at St. Pius X Parish, 3130 Morris Ave. Private inurnment, Mountain View Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rita Roque VanRemmen Memorial fund through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colorado 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. My deepest condolenses go out to you & you’re family. We will always keep you close to our hearts. One day we will meet again!

  2. Lou and Marty –

    Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    The Bullen/Aarestad Family

  3. Marty and Family, our hearts and prayers are with you forever. Please celebrate the positives of Rita’s life to the fullest. We’re sorry we can’t attend the services because grandson Brent is in the state baseball playoffs Saturday. Our thoughts will be with you. Paul, Annette, Regina & Family, Kevin, Lex, and Colleen & Family.

  4. Our sincere thoughts and prayers are with all of your family, Peace and Love be with you.
    Ted & Doris Hogelin

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Roque and Van Remmen families…from the entire Miller and Mirelez families.

  6. We all send our sympathy to the Roque family in this time of sorrow. All our love.

  7. well rita, you know i will miss you! i remember what a great woman u were and how u were always happy and goofy. i had fun goin shoppin with u and goin out to eat! ill always love u! all of us at C@js will miss u deeply! thanks for always being there whenever i needed u!

  8. Although we only met Rita a few times, she was a beautiful person. Our hearts go out to her parents, our friends Lou and Marty Roque and all of Rita’s family.

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