Rita went to be with the Lord on September 18, 2012 in Cloverdale, CA at the age of 89. Rita was born to Mary and Valentine Neff on May 13, 1923 in Montrose, NY. She was one of ten children. Rita is predeceased by her husband Stan and son Keith Davis. A loving and devoted mother, grandma and friend, Rita leaves behind sons Stephen, Reed (Julie) Davis, daughter Sandra (Bruce) Linnell, grand children, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial and celebration of Rita's life held at Grace Lutheran Church, located at 890 N. Cloverdale Blvd. in Cloverdale, CA, on Saturday, October 13, at 11:00 am. Fellowship and reception to follow.