Donato Rita passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Ralph Giordano Funeral Home, 1727 Crosby Ave., Bronx, NY on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Rita will be celebrated at St. Benedict's Church, Otis Ave., Bronx, NY, on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM. Entombment will follow St. Raymond's Cemetery, Lafayette Ave., Bronx, NY. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Ralph Giordano Funeral Home.