Buckskin, IN – Rita Maria Allen/Nelson, 69, passed away with her family by her side on Saturday, September 4, 2021. She was born on April 9, 1952 to Ray and Gladys Allen in Princeton, Indiana. She leaves behind 2 sons, Chad Stuckey of Buckskin, IN and Rusty Stuckey (Sarah) of Princeton, IN; a brother, Myron Allen (Mo); 2 nephews, Matthew Allen and Jerod Allen (Billie); a niece, Robin Allen; great niece, Brianna Allen; grandchildren, Jasmine Robb, Daisha Ott, Lexi Tinsley and Gage Tinsley; great grandchildren, Brantley and Taytum Fields.
Rita loved being outdoors and would work out in her yard any chance she had. She retired after 30 plus years working at the Waters in Princeton, IN. She loved to travel and go to antique tractor pulls where she had her own tractor with her husband, Jack Nelson, whom preceeds her in death.
The family would like to thank the Linda E. White Hospice House for their extraordinary care they gave to her and all of the staff that was so kind with her care.
There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org.)
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.