Ricci Marie Patterson, age 40, of Casper, passed away September 15, 2019. Ricci was born August 30, 1979 in Douglas, Wyoming to Michael and Peggy (Bishop) Patterson. Ricci graduated from Kelly Walsh High School in 1997. She continued her education at Casper College and obtained her Registered Nursing Degree in 2013. She was currently working at Wyoming Medical Center on the Intensive Care Unit. She enjoyed all outdoor sports especially kayaking, hunting, hiking, fishing, and camping. She loved to travel and spend time with her family and friends. Those that knew Ricci, knew she was free spirited.
Ricci was preceded in death by her father Michael “Pit” Patterson, grandparents, aunt Becky, her niece Erika and cousin Tara. She is survived by daughter, Emily Spence, son, Dillan Spence, daughter, Rachael Spence, mother, Peggy Bishop, sister, Soraya (Chad) Juarez, nephews, Aidan and Aaric Juarez and niece Ashlynn Juarez, and lots of cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 4:30pm, Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Newcomer Casper Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in Ricci 's memory.
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