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Caito, Ricki
Born: Sept. 14, 1925 in Oakland, CA. Ricki was preceeded by her parents Mary and Robert Caito and Brother George De Ponte. Ricki is survived by her long time companion Dot Wilkinson, her dog Desi, grand niece and caregiver Christine Gower, niece Cheryl Hart, nephew Steve Gower, sister-in-law Alice De Ponte, 4 great nieces and nephews. Adopted families of Bill Moore and Bob Moore, and many loving Friends. Ricki was member of the National Soft Ball hall of Fame, Arizona State Hall of Fame, Orange Lionettes (CA), PBSW Ramblers (AZ) and WIBC Bowler for 50yrs. One of the original five founders of the Arizona "League of Our Own". Ricki loved music, played her Lowrey Organ Daily. Worked for Hughes Aircraft during WWII as a Technical Illustrator and worked in Real Estate (PHX) 1963-2010. Ricki joined her many friends and family in Heaven on Jan 9, 2011 @ 1:55PM from her home with family & friends. A memorial gathering will be held Sat. Jan. 15, 2011 from 2-4pm, with a memorial service to follow at 4pm at Greenwood Memory Lawn Mortuary 719 N. 27th Ave, Phx, AZ, 85009. In lieu of Flowers the
family request donations to: AZ Softball Hall of Fame 3818 E. St Catherine AvePhoenix, AZ 85042; Humane Society 1521 W Dobbins Phoenix, AZ 85042; Hospice of the Valley 1510 E. Flower St. Phoenix, AZ 85014.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 12, 2011
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