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Jean Ricketts

August 13, 1940 - January 21, 2014

Peacefully on January 21, 2014, with her cousin at her side, Millicent Patricia Jean Ricketts passed away at the age of 73. Jean was predeceased by her son Ross, her mother and father Millicent and Harry Theodore Pritchard.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her sons Ian (Rita) and David (Peggy). She also leaves her brother Lloyd (Bonnie) and their children Tanis (Scott) and Darcy (Leslie) and their beloved families.

She leaves her grandchildren; Jordan, Taylor, Kurtis and Marcus and her great grandson, Xander.

She also leaves her beloved cousins, Isabel, Eileen and Win and their families and her closest childhood friend Bev (Gerry). Her friends Donna and Leonard are also left to cherish her memory.

Jean was born in Winnipeg where she grew up and married before moving to Saskatoon in 1965 and later to British Columbia in 1971. She returned to Winnipeg in 1996.

Jean will be sadly missed by family and friends and those that you touched throughout your life.

A special thanks to Lidia and Bonnie and the staff at Concordia Hospital for their tender care and warm hearts.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life was held Sunday, January 26, 2014, 10 a.m. at Klassen Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Jean, we will remember and love you always.

Arrangements entrusted to:


1897 Henderson Hwy. – 338-0331

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