Rita Ann Rifenberg, age 84, passed away January 16, 2018 at her home in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was born to Milo and Frances (Cunningham) Rifenberg in Constantine, Michigan, in June 25, 1933. Rita worked for many years as a clerk for a telephone communications company. She is survived by her niece Susan Jacobs of Maryland, nephew William Ehrhardt of Missouri, and seven other nieces and nephews. Rita is preceded in death by her brother Milo Rifenberg Jr., and sister Claire Ehrhardt. The family will hold a graveside service on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:30 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to Loaves & Fishes of St. Vincent DePaul.