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Patricia M. Ricketts, age 70, of Denver, CO

Posted: 17 November, 2017

Patricia M. Ricketts, 70, of Denver, CO passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at her home in Denver. Funeral services for Pat will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield, NE: Pastor William Bertrand will be officiating. The visitation will be Friday, November 17, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Bressler – Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Burial will be in the Wakefield Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation. Arrangements are under the direction of Bressler-Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield.


Pat was born on December 27, 1947 in Wakefield, NE, the daughter of Kermit and Margaret (Becker) Turner. She attended school in Wakefield and graduated in 1965. On September 12, 1992 Pat was united in marriage to Joseph Ricketts in Denver, CO. Joe died on December 16, 2000.

She is survived by her brothers: Jerry (Dotty) Turner of Denver, CO and Thomas Turner of Wakefield, NE; sister Barbara Turner of Lincoln, NE. Pat is also survived by nieces, Rebecca Pence, Denver, CO and Charity Turner of Lincoln, NE; a nephew, Bradley Turner of Denver, CO; cousins; great-nieces, Olivia Pence and Rylee Turner, both of Denver, CO and a great-nephew, Logan Turner, also of Denver, CO. She is also survived by step-daughters and step-grandchildren.

Pat is preceded in death by her husband, Joe; her parents Kermit and Margaret Turner; and nephew-in- law, Jim Pence.


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