Rita M. Layton, 87, of Talent, Ore., passed away October 25, 2011, at the Hearthstone Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Medford.

The recitation of the Rosary for Rita M. Layton will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at Our Lady of the Mountain Catholic Church, Ashland. The memorial mass will follow at 12:00 p.m. Interment will be at the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside California.

Arrangements under the direction of Litwiller Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland, Oregon.