Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — INTERLOCHEN — Linda Marie Ricket, 64, of Interlochen, passed away on April 21, 2014. She was born on Sept. 9, 1949, in Ypsilanti, to Ernest and Lucille (Gauthier) Thomas.
Linda graduated from Traverse City High School in 1968.
She married Joseph Ricket on April 12, 1975.
Linda worked for Trufit Trousers in Traverse City for over 15 years.
Linda was an exceptional cook and excelled as a seamstress. In her free time she enjoyed camping, going to the U.P. and swimming in her pool. She also collected porcelain birds; her favorite were the hummingbirds.
Linda is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Joseph Ricket; parents, Ernest and Lucille Thomas; brothers, Larry (Fay) Thomas, Jerry (Glenna) Thomas and Jimmy (Shirley) Thomas; nieces and nephews, Bobbi Jo Babik, Mark (Jillian) Thomas, Danny (Karma) Thomas, Teresa Brewer and Wendy (Joseph) Goodchild; and several great-nieces and nephews.
There have been no services planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Kingsley.