Rita L. Kogler
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • SALT Recovery
    PO Box 777
    Schoharie, NY 12157

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“Rita came to Cobleskill Regional Hospital to volunteer several years ago. She volunteered for me in my office. We would chat for the whole time she...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Colleen Benson

“What a classy lady. She will be missed but she lives on in our memories. Our condolances to the family. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Rose, Joe and Mary Pici - NY

“My Aunt Rita. I want to thank my Aunt Rita for everything she gave to our family. I have a lifetime of memories I will cherish of Aunt Rita always...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Frances Anne Pici - ATlanta, GA

“I have many fond memories of Rita. The family stories, the great food, and lots of laughs. She will be missed but never forgotten. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Tim Gagin - Lafayette, CA

“Angela and family, I'm sorry to hear of your mom's death. I always remember her as smiling. When I first met your Mom and Dad at Farmer Street,...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: susan kogler

“Rita was a very good friend and was there when I needed a shoulder to lean on for support. Love all of you..Blessings ”
6 of 19 | Posted by: Annie Davis - St. Matthews, SC

“Rita, We didn't know each other long but you did help me at very difficult time. We sat next to each other in church every Saturday afternoon. I...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Evelyn Falsarella - NY - Friend

“Whenever she knew I was coming into town, no matter how she felt, she needed to shop, prepare and produce the most amazing apple squares..... ...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Nephew Paul - Grand Island, NY

“My other Mother.... You shall be dearly missed. Your memory cherished. Be at Peace. John ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: John Carver - Earlton, NY

“After many, many years we connected again at Emma & Jimmys Anniversary party. I don't ever remember laughing so hard in my life at the stories we...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Joanne (Sciascia) Grigsby - OH

“I love you. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Maggie - Granddaughter

“Auntie Rita was my godmother and like another mother to me growing up. There are so many wonderful memories of the Kogler's and the Pici's on every...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Jacque (Sciascia) Gagin - CA

“So sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Cris Natali - Friendsville, TN

“The conversations we had were more than amusing. The quips we traded sparkled. She will be missed. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Andrea Newman-Winston - Woodstock, NY

“Mrs. Kogler was a sweet and caring person. The family has my deepest condolences. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Heather Smith-Prout - NY - Friend

“Sitting in the backyard on the swing and the yard was covered with cherry blossoms. It was beautiful. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Maggie - Loveland, CO

“Mom, you have missed Dad for almost 10 years. Now you are with him at long last. I miss you, but know you are happier where you are now. I will...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Rita Kogler Carver - Earlton, NY

“My deepest sympathies and prayers go out to all the members of the Kogler family, I will always remember Rita's strong spirit, caring and faith. ...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: William Domack - Otis, MA

“On behalf of the Marty Pici family we are sending our condolences. Aunt Rita has been part of our family for as long as we can remember. We are...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Marty PIci Family - Buffalo, NY


Cobleskill- Rita L. Kogler (nee LoVerme), 84, of Cobleskill, died Friday, April 26, 2013 at St. Johnsville Nursing Home in St. Johnsville, where she had been a resident for the past few months.

She was the beloved wife of 51 years to the late Albert H. Kogler, Jr., dear mother of Angela (Gary Wyckoff), of Cobleskill, Albert (Connie), of Loveland CO, Peter (Cathy) of Little River, SC and Rita Ann Carver (John) of Earlton, NY; devoted grandmother of Katie Ali (Jafar), Zack Block (Sara), Josh Kogler, Stephanie Kogler, Maggie Kogler. She had three great-grandchildren: Micah, Amy and Kyle, whom she adored. She has many nieces and nephews.

Rita was born in Buffalo, NY on April 6th 1929 to the late Vincent and Angeline LoVerme. She was predeceased by her sister Emma Pici. Rita spent a great deal of her lifetime volunteering for the American Cancer Society, Catholic Charities, public libraries and other organizations. Rita was a dedicated homemaker, an avid knitter and seamstress and she enjoyed traveling with her husband to Europe, Mexico and Canada. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Vincent DePaul Church, 138 Washington Ave., Cobleskill at 2:00 PM on Monday, April 29, 2013. There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to Salt Recovery PO Box 777 Schoharie, NY 12157.