Earley, Rita M. formerly of Westbury,N.Y. passed away July 18,2012 at AMC - Uihlein Mercy Center in Lake Placid, NY. She was born October 12, 1922 in New York, NY the daughter of John F. Eagan and Mary K. (Whelan) Eagan. She was the beloved wife of (late) Francis H. Vignand, and (late) William J. Earley. Loving mother of Barbara (Earley) Silver, Jean Ellen (Earley) Cooper, Geraldine (Earley) Torrance, Loving step-mother of Jeanne (Vignand) Sanders and Frank Vignand. . Loving grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. The family will receive friends Sun, July 22, 2012 from 4-7 PM at Donohue-Cecere Funeral Home, 290 Post Ave., Westbury, NY, (516) 333-0615 or www.dodohue-cecere.com . A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, July 23rd at 11AM in St. Brigid's R.C. Church ,Westbury, N.Y. Interment to follow at Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to "Light a Candle" and share a memory, thought and prayer with the family at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com .