Mildred Jane Ritchey, age 81, passed away at St. Mary Mercy Hospital in Livonia on Thursday, February 23, 2012. Mildred was born in Brenizer, Pennsylvania, on June 1, 1930. Her early years and schooling took place in Pennsylvania. She met and married her husband, Thomas E. Ritchey, in Pennsylvania in 1960. Mildred's greatest joys were her husband and her two boys. Some of her other interests were bowling, playing Bingo and going to the casino. She was also a member of the Elks. She is survived by her husband, Thomas, and her boys, Mark (Tina) Ritchey and David (Donna) Ritchey. Two grandchildren, Mikyla and Reese Ritchey, and her sister, Alice Mikovitz, also survive. Visitation will be held at the Schrader-Howell Funeral Home, 280 South Main Street, Plymouth, on Thursday from 12noon until the time of the funeral service at 3pm. Interment will follow at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly.