Mary J. Ricker 90 of Frankfort, IN, died at 8:05 p.m. September 5, 2010 at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation Center, where she had lived the past 3 years. Born August 25, 1920 in Clinton County, IN to the late Robert L. & Lottie A. (Lipp) Collins. She married Eugene Ricker on October 5, 1940 in Mulberry, IN and he preceded her in death on October 30, 1998. Mrs. Ricker was a 1937 graduate of Frankfort High School and lived in Clinton County her entire life. She retired after 18 years as caretaker of the Kilmore United Methodist Church, where she was a lifelong member and active in the Church Women United +and the Crusaders Sunday school class. Mrs. Ricker was a member of the Jefferson O.E.S. for over 50 years.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Pastor Craig Overman will officiate. Visitation will begin at 1 until time of service. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to the Kilmore United Methodist Church.
2 Daughters: Ann M. (Ron) Kopernak of Martinsville and Janet Ricker of Frankfort
3 Sons: Edward (Jane) Ricker of Frankfort, William (Linda) Ricker of Newport, AR and Steven (Brenda) Ricker of Evansville
10 Grandchildren, Several Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren
She was preceded in death by 5 brothers.