Rita L. Hendrickson, 55, of Alzada, Mont., went home to heaven on Jan. 9, 2020, following a five-year battle against cancer.  Surrounded by her loving family, Rita died at the Hospice House in Rapid City. 

Funeral arrangements are pending with Leverington Funeral Home of the Northern Hills in Belle Fourche. 

Rita is survived by her husband, Norman of Alzada, Mont.; son, Casey (Lyndsey) of Belle Fourche; daughter, Ashley Hendrickson of Spearfish; parents, Howard and Lily Nussbaum of Belle Fourche; brother, Kurt Nussbaum of Pierre; sister, Roxie (Clay) Clark of Alcester S.D.; and nephew, Joshua (Melissa) Clark.

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