Anita was born on June 13, 1948, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Peter and Mildred (Vastine) Rizzo. Anita was a nurse for several years.
Her parents preceded Anita in death.
Survivors include two daughters Kim Radez, Indianapolis, and Angela (Eric) Pugh, Brazil, three sons Johnny Radez, Evansville, Jeff Radez, Louisville, Ky., and Nelson Andrews, Shelburn, Ind., two sisters Linda Rizzo, Indianapolis, and Rita (Ronald) Sledge, Chicago, Ill., one brother Peter (Evelyn) Rizzo Jr., Mooresville, and one grandchild Alex Andrews, Florida. Anita is also survived by her extended family and several friends.
According to Anita's final wishes cremation is scheduled with a private family celebration of her life held at a later date.