News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 24, 2013

Mary R. Monk Rickard


SULLIVAN — Mary R. Monk Rickard, 71, of Lebanon, and formerly of Sullivan, passed away at 4:32 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at her residence. She was born in Pontiac, Mich., on Aug. 3, 1942, the daughter of Carl Monk and Mary Sargent Monk.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Jon Monk.

Mary was a member of the United Methodist Church in Sullivan and retired from Health Care Excel.

Survivors include one son, Joel Rickard (Kathie) of Lizton; two daughters, Jamie Kent of Brownsburg, and Joni Albright (Bill) of Las Vegas; a sister, Margaret Freitas of Sullivan; and four grandchildren, Nicholas Ramsey, Nathaniel Ramsey, Alyssa King and Michael Albright.

Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at Banks and Brust Funeral Home, with Pastor Eddie Hammond officiating. Friends may call from 5 p.m.  until services Wednesday. Interment will be at a later date at Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg.