Clara Martha Ricke

Clara Martha Ricke, of Wellington, Kansas, passed away Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Sumner Community Hospital in Wellington at the age of 91.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary and Vigil Service will be at 7:00 p.m., Sunday, October 13, 2019 at St. Anthony / St. Rose Catholic Church, Wellington.

Funeral Mass for Clara will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 14, 2019 at St. Anthony / St. Rose Catholic Church, Wellington, KS.

Cornejo|Day Funeral Home and Crematory, Wellington, Kansas is in charge of arrangements.

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