Rita A. (Litzinger) Horne, 78, of Ebensburg, formerly of Patton, passed away Friday. She was born in Johnstown, daughter of the late Raymond and Bertha (Gabriel) Litzinger. She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis A.; and siblings: Mary C. Michaels and James V. Litzinger. Surviving are her children: Dennis Horne and Kathy Reeser; two grandsons; and a brother, Raymond Litzinger. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where a vigil prayer service will be held at 4 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Name Church, Ebensburg, the Rev. Monsignor David Lockard as celebrant. Interment will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Patton.