PETERBOROUGH, N.H./INDEPENDENCE — Ruth A. Sackett, 86, of Peterborough, formerly of Independence, died Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at RiverMead in Peterborough. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 15, at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery in La Crosse at 2 p.m. There will be no visitation. Edison Funeral Home, Independence, is assisting the family with arrangements.