In Loving Memory of

Mary E. Rickel

1931 - 2018
In Loving Memory of

Mary E. Rickel

1931 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Friday, October 5, 2018 at 10:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Mary E. (Kessinger) Rickel, 87, Topeka, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018.

She was born June 12, 1931, in Mayetta, Kansas, the daughter Cyrus and Dora (Ent) Kessinger. She graduated from Hoyt High School in 1949. She was employed by the state of Kansas for 35 years.

On May14, 1949, she married Donald S. Rickel. He survives. Other survivors include her daughter, Kathleen Hopeck; two brothers, Larry and Karl Kessinger; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Art Phillips and two daughters, Cheryl and Donna.

Funeral services will be 10 am Friday, October 5, 2018 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions. Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday at the funeral home from 6pm until 7 pm.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 1315 SW Arrowhead Rd, Topeka, KS 66604 or Midland Care, 200 SW Frazier Cir, Topeka, KS 66606.

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Mary E. (Kessinger) Rickel, 87, Topeka, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018.

She was born June 12, 1931, in Mayetta, Kansas, the daughter Cyrus and Dora (Ent) Kessinger. She graduated from Hoyt High School in 1949. She was employed by the state of Kansas for 35 years.

On May14, 1949, she married Donald S. Rickel. He survives. Other survivors include her daughter, Kathleen Hopeck; two brothers, Larry and Karl Kessinger; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Art Phillips and two daughters, Cheryl and Donna.

Funeral services will be 10 am Friday, October 5, 2018 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions. Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday at the funeral home from 6pm until 7 pm.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 1315 SW Arrowhead Rd, Topeka, KS 66604 or Midland Care, 200 SW Frazier Cir, Topeka, KS 66606.

To share a memory of Mary or leave a special message for her family, please click the Share Memories button above.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Friday, October 5, 2018 at 10:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850

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