June E. Lang-Ricketts

Sep 22, 1929 - Apr 19, 2018

Obituary

June Lang – Ricketts passed away peacefully in her sleep April 19, 2018 in Placerville, CA. Born
September 22, 1929 in Wilton, CA , she was 88 yrs old. She married Walter Lang jr in 1948 . Ater June’s father George Stout passed they took over running the Wilton store and Walt became the Postmaster in 1959.

She was a member of the Eastern Star for over 50 years and served as Worthy Matron twice in 1959 and 1988 in Vacaville CA. June was also active in the community raising funds for the schools by putting on plays and melodramas for the PTA. She loved the stage. She also had a lingerie business for many years.

Walt passed away in 1981 , then she married Ralph Ricketts in 1983 and moved to Vacaville until 1990 . They moved back to Wilton to run the store until selling it to move to Nampa Idaho in 1999. Her son Lary Lang passed away in 2008, and Ralph passed on in 2010. June moved to Placerville , CA in 2013 until her death.

She is survived by her daughter Judy Benstead , sisters Elma Conner and Pat Rood. Grandchildren Darlene Penick husband Tom, Lary Joe Lang , wife Angel, Greg Benstead , wife Stormy, and Daniel Benstead.
Grwat grandchildren Sterling and Julia Penick, Issac, Danelion and Maya Lang , Skyler and Odin Benstead
Also many neices and nephews and Ralph Ricketts side of the family.

Guestbook

  • Dorothy Davies Brinkoetter says:

    Judy and family. My brother and I send our sympathies upon your mothers passing. We have many fond memories of times with your family at many Elk Grove Masonic events. Our parents, Marion and Darrell Davies, and your mom and dad also had good times together. We remember your mother as vivacious, and sincere, and know she will be dearly missed.
    Sincerely,
    Les Davies and family
    Dorothy Davies Brinkoetter

  • Dorothy Davies Brinkoetter says:

    Judy and family. My brother and I send our sympathies upon your mothers passing. We have many fond memories of times with your family at many Elk Grove Masonic events. Our parents, Marion and Darrell Davies, and your mom and dad also had good times together. We remember your mother as vivacious, and sincere, and know she will be dearly missed.
    Sincerely,
    Les Davies and family
    Dorothy Davies Brinkoetter

  • Don &Jeanine Schmidt says:

    Judy,
    Sending our condolences and prayers to you .The tribute of June was beautiful she will be greatly missed by many.

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