Mary Kathryn Ricketts

March 16, 1936 to March 18, 2018

Mary entered this life on March 16, 1936 in Denver, Colorado and entered into rest on March 18, 2018 at the age of 82 in San Diego, California. She will be deeply missed by her son, Thomas J. Ricketts Jr., daughters Vicki L. Fries, Debra J. Morales, Patricia A. Lunday, brother Patrick Pettid, 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Rickets in 2012 and son Kelly A. Rickets in 2004.

Mary has resided in San Diego for the past 63 years and she enjoyed a career as a social worker for San Diego County.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:00am at La Vista Memorial Park located at 3191 Orange St., National City, CA 91950.


  • Date: March 27, 2018
  • Time: 11:00am
  • Location: La Vista Memorial Park
  • Address: 3191 Orange Street National City, CA 91950-7755
  • Directions: La Vista Memorial Park

She will be missed by many. Gone but will never be forgotten! May you rest in paradise! I love you always and forever!!!

Marc Pettid on March 28, 2018