Rita Ann Drusch was born July 21, 1943 to Fredolin and Marcella (Schroepfer) Mathiowetz in Springfield, MN. She attended and graduated from Springfield Public School and attended one year of beauty school. On October 12, 1963, Rita was united in marriage to Gene Drusch at St. Raphael's Catholic Church in Springfield. Rita was a member of St. Raphael Catholic Church. She enjoyed flowers, bingo, puzzles, and quilting. She is survived by her son Brian Drusch and friend Robin Williams of Sioux Falls; brother - Ron (Mary) Mathiowetz; sister-in-law Mary Mathiowetz all of Springfield. Rita is preceded in death by her parents and husband Gene and 4 brothers Pat, Freddie, Dave and Paul Mathiowetz.