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Jean Kehne Schilling Folberth Chockley RICKETTS Obituary
Born in St. Paul, MN on June 24, 1921 Died peacefully in her sleep at The Marbella in Naples, FL on November 1, 2012. She is survived by her two brothers, Paul K. (Buzz) Schilling and Hugh K. Schilling; her husband, Dr. Robert Ricketts of Naples, FL; son William (Biff) M. Folberth III of Bronxville, NY; daughters Judy Folberth Eakin of Gates Mills, OH, Nancy Folberth Stratton Constable of Lincoln, MA and Wendy Folberth Miller of Wellesley, MA; 10 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husbands William Mitchell (Mike) Folberth, Jr. and F. Wilson (Bud) Chockley, Jr. Growing up in St. Paul, Mille Lacs, and Grey Cloud Island in Minnesota, she graduated from Summit School in 1939. She received a BA degree from Wellesley College in 1943 where she a member of the 1942 May Court. She had an active civic life, including serving on the St. John's Hospital Board in Cleveland, Ohio, on the Women's Guild of St. Peters Episcopal Church in Lakewood, Ohio, as Camp Fire Girl leader and as a founding member of The Cotillion Society of Cleveland. She was an active member of the Wellesley College Alumnae Association, including serving as President of her Class. She was a member of the Westwood Country Club, The Clifton Club and The Clifton Beach Association in Lakewood, Ohio and The Royal Poinciana Country Club and Naples Yacht Club in Naples, FL. She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, playing bridge, golf and downhill skiing. She did the daily crossword puzzle until her final days. Memorial Services will be held in The Naples United Church of Christ at 1:30 PM on Sunday, December 9th followed by a reception at The Marbella, 7425 Pelican Bay Boulevard; and at St. Peters Episcopal Church in Lakewood, OH, on Saturday, January 12th, 18001 Detroit Road at 1 PM. Memorial donations should be directed to the Memorial Fund at The Naples United Church of Christ, 5200 Crayton Road, Naples, FL 34103.



Published in Pioneer Press on Nov. 6, 2012
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