Peacefully at Fiddick’s Nursing Home in Petrolia on Wednesday, August 15, 2012, Alice “Mamie” Ricketts, passed away at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Wilfred Ricketts (1988).  Loving mother of David and his wife Diane of Stamford, Connecticut. Cherished grandmother of Jason and his wife Rachael, and Andrea Ricketts. Dear friend of Rod and Henny Honke. Mamie was a former member of Canon Davis Memorial Church and was a volunteer at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, August 17, 2012, at Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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