Rita Horan Specht, 91; a 44-year resident of Ridgefield, CT passed into the hands of Our Lord on 11 April 2016 at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center in Ridgefield. Rita was born 1 March 1925 in Port Chester, NY. She was predeceased by her parents John J. Horan and Mary T. (Flynn) and infant sister Dorothy all of Port Chester, NY.
Surviving is her husband of 57 years Ralph B. Specht, of Ridgefield, thankful for her love and compassion. Also surviving are two stepchildren: Michael B. Specht (wife Debra A. (Rizzo) deceased) of Johnstown, PA and grandchildren Gregory, Stephanie and Susan; Robert C. Specht and wife Barbra A. (Deveney) of Dover, PA and grandchildren Andrew and Jesse; and three children: Marilyn A. Adusei-Poku, husband Kwadjo S. and grandchildren Christopher and Daniel all of Dhahran, Saudia Arabia; Sharon E. Denny, husband James S. and grandchildren Claire and Matthew all of Havertown, PA; John W., wife Shani Burke Specht and grandchildren Henry and Johanna of Bethel, CT.