|Fara Lillian Reitman, 93, of Mammoth Spring, AR, formerly of Little York, died at 3:15 A.M. Thursday, August 26, 2010, at Ash Flat Rehabilitation Center, Mammoth Spring, AR.
She was born February 27, 1917 on the family farm near Little York IL, the daughter of Archie and Georgia (Osborn) Campbell. She was raised and educated in Little York, graduating from Monmouth High School in 1935.
Fara married William "Bill" Ervin Reitman at her parents home near Little York and he died Aug. 30, 1999.
She was a homemaker and cooked at Yorkwood School district for several years. She also helped on the farm and enjoyed gardening, horses and square dancing.
She was a former member of the Little York Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school.
Survivors include one son, Robert A. (Virginia) Reitman of Mammoth Spring, AR; one step son, Bill (Margaret) Reitman of Monmouth, IL; one step daughter, Shirley Gullberg of Stonghurst; 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren; one sister, Marjorie Spalding of Eudora, KS; one niece and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one step-son, Jack Reitman and one grandson, Robert Brett Reitman.
Funeral services will be 10:30 A.M. Monday, Aug. 30, 2010 at Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Monmouth with Pastor Dave Lefler officiating. Burial will be in Little York Cemetery. Friends may call Monday morning where her family will be present one hour prior to the services. A memorial fund has been established to be designated later. Online condolences may be left at hooverhall.com.