She was 91. Preceded in death by her husband George Phelps and by her sister Lilly Gage. She leaves behind her daughter Barbara Phelps of Ukiah. Rita also leaves behind her brother Pete Ancellotti of Ukiah. She also leaves behind numerous neices, nephews and cousins. Cookie lived her whole life on the family property where she was born. She loved the property very much. She raised many farm animals, loved her flowers and enjoyed her vegetable gardens. She also loved her little dog Max. Mom will be missed very much and I will miss her phone calls every day and the last one to say goodnight. I love and miss you mom.