Mildred C. Ridge

Mildred Millie C. (Celi) Ridge, age 91, of Framingham, died, Sunday, June 12, 2011 at her home in Framingham. She was the wife of the late Lt. Col Joseph W. Ridge, USAF, Ret. Who died in 1998. Born in Dorchester, she was the daughter of the late John and Grace (Bonfilio) Celi. She is survived by her children, Bill Ridge and his wife Aika of Portland, OR, Millie R. Hyldburg and her husband Robert of Woburn, Marilyn Seymour and her husband Chuck of Winter Haven, FL, Sally A. Bach and her husband Roy of Batavia, IL, Grace M. Boudreau of Framingham, 1 daughter-in-law, Connie Ridge of Billerica. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Michael Ridge and sister of several late brothers and sisters. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Friday at 10:30 AM from the Norton Funeral Home,, 53 Beech St. (corner of Union Ave.) Framingham, followed by her funeral Mass at 11:30 AM at St. Bridgets Church, 830 Worcester Road, (Rt. 9), near Framingham Center. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Waltham. Visiting hours at the funeral home are Thursday from 4 - 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to St. Bridgets Church, 15 Wheeler Ave., Framingham, MA 01702 or Metrowest Hospice Care, 85 Lincoln St., Framingham, MA 01702

Published in The Framingham Tab from June 14 to June 21, 2011