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Clara Mae Ridley
Resident of Fremont

Clara Mae Ridley entered peacefully into rest January 6, 2020 at her home in Fremont, CA, where she has been a resident since 1957. Born October 13, 1929 to Orbin and Opal Mullins in Riverview Michigan, she was 80 years old. 

Clara was a very caring and giving person, often offering to do anything that was needed to help others. She was known for her loving and sweet disposition. She was a longtime member of Irvington Presbyterian Church, where she served as a deacon and evangelism chairperson. She was very involved in volunteering and was a former Bluebird and Campfire Girls Leader. Clara was also a member of the service sorority Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority. Devoted wife of David Y. Ridley of Fremont. Loving mother of Colleen Ridley of Fremont, CA. and David T. Ridley and wife Peggy of Alpharetta, GA. Caring grandmother of David A. Ridley. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. 

Visitation will be held at Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842, Fremont, CA, on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 from 4-7pm. Burial services will be held at Irvington Memorial Cemetery, at 1pm on Thursday, January 14, 2010. Memorial Services will be held at Irvington Presbyterian church, on Thursday, January 14, 2010 at 3pm. Donations may be made to American Cancer Society (800) 227-2345, 7000 Village Pkwy, Dublin, CA 94568, or the Susan G. Kohmen Breast Cancer Foundation Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309. For further information, please call: Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels (510) 656-1226

Published in Inside Bay Area on January 10, 2010 

Submitted by: Thomas Brammer Nov 2011