Obituary: Lita Manuela Ehalt, 75, of Orange

Lita Manuela Ehalt, 75, of Orange, benefits manager for Wellcare, wife of the late William C. Ehalt Jr., died Jan. 23, in Yale New Haven Hospital.

Born July 24, 1940, in Brooklyn, N.Y. to Manuela Diaz LaFuente Gomez of Milford and the late Rafael Gomez.

Besides her mother, survivors include children, Robert M. Ehalt of Orange, William C. Ehalt III of Fairfield and Christine C. Ehalt of Milford, three grandchildren, a brother, Alfonso Gomez of Milford and an aunt.

Visiting hours: Tuesday, Jan. 26, 5-7 p.m., Smith Funeral Home, 135 N Broad St., Milford with a prayer service during the visitation.