Rita M. Waldhof (nee Daly) of Freeport on January 6, 2018 at the age of 88. Retired from the Bellmore/Merrick Central High School Business Office. Beloved wife of the late Harold. Cherished mother of Thomas, Robert, James (Diane) and the late Marianne. Treasured grandmother of Jason, Melissa, Bobby, Christine Marie, Christine Helen, and James. Adored great grandmother of Alexis, Tyler, Reese, Vanessa, Arianna, and Julianna. Loving sister of Florence, and the late Eileen. Dear aunt to many caring nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends on Monday January 8th from 7 – 9 PM and Tuesday January 9th from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 PM. Funeral Mass Wednesday January 10th 10:30AM at Our Holy Redeemer RC Church. Interment L.I. National Cemetery.