Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Rhoda Osterneck, "The Ram Lady", passes away

Rhoda Pitkis Osterneck, long-time Durham resident, died Friday evening at her home. "Mrs. O" as she was affectionately known by her family and friends was the daughter of the late Harry and Minnie Forscher Pitkis. Mrs. O and her late husband, Robert M. Osterneck, moved to Durham in 1976. They were avid supporters of the University of North Carolina. She acquired the name of "The Ram Lady" always attending games accompanied by her stuffed Rameses doll. (Raleigh News & Observer)

Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email


Recent Campus Connections News:

31 Things You Need to Eat In Chapel Hill and Durham

Dr. Aziz Sancar was awarded a key to the town of Chapel Hill

Orange County receives grant to help dementia patients like Dean Smith

Top of the Hill named one of 'Top 10 brewpubs in the U.S.'

Mipso, string band that formed at UNC, tied to North Carolina by family, past and music

© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.