Rita Ann Schmidt of Mattituck died on Sept. 17, 2022. She was 94 years old.

She was born on Sept. 12, 1928 to Herman and Agnes Bornhoeft of Brooklyn. She worked for the New York Telephone Company.

She was predeceased by her husband John. She is survived by her son William (Diane), grandchildren Amanda, Pam and Paul and sister Barbara of Crotons.

The family will receive visitors on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. Interment will be held at Calverton National Cemetery.