Ruby V. Ricketts Dies
at Age of 61; Rites Wednesday
Wyoming, June 30—Mrs. Ruby V.
Ricketts, 61, of Wyoming died Sunday morning in St. Francis hospital in
Kewanee, where she has been a patient for 22 days.
will be at 3 p.m. CST, Wednesday at Cox memorial home in Wyoming. The
Rev. Thomas Walsch will officiate. Burial will be in the Wyoming
cemetery. Friends may call at the memorial home Tuesday afternoon and
Born Oct 28, 1890 at Kirkland, she was the daughter of
William and Minnie Sergent. She was married to Harry Ricketts, who died
in October, 1936.
Mrs. Ricketts was a member of the Wyoming Methodist
church, the Royal Neighbors of America and the Priscilla club. She
attended Illinois State Normal university at Normal.
three daughters Mrs. Donna Simmerman, Chicago; Mrs. Maxine Petty,
Arizona and Mrs. Virginia Best, Wyoming and one sister Mrs. J. L.
McLaughlin, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.