F.D. Ricker

  • Born: August 20, 1946
  • Died: August 12, 2016
  • Location: Blissfield, Michigan

Anderson Funeral Home

3050 W Beecher Rd
Adrian, MI 49221

Tel. (517) 265-3312

Tribute & Message From The Family

F.D. Ricker, age 69, of Blissfield, died Friday, August 12, 2016 in Adrian. He was born August 20, 1946, in Adrian to Lawrence and Gayle (Scott) Ricker. F.D. was drafted to serve his country in the United States Army from 1966 to 1968 during the Vietnam War. He had been a farmer all of his life. He also had been employed by the Johns Manville Company in Waterville, Ohio. F.D. enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, and fishing. He had been a Hunter Education instructor since 1970. He was a member of the Palmyra Masonic Lodge #184, the Scottish Rite in Toledo, the Zenobia Shriners, the Marine Corp League, and the Blissfield American Legion Post #325.
F.D. is survived by a cousin, Janice (David) Wood of Blissfield; a second cousin, Troy (Alicia) Wood; his companion, Nellie Lentz of Blissfield, and her daughters, Dawn Butts and Yvette Smith. He was preceded in death by his parents.
The Palmyra Masonic Lodge #184 will conduct a masonic service at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home in Blissfield. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Blissfield with full military rites conducted by the Blissfield American Legion Post #325 and Blissfield V.F.W. Post #10912. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to the Zenobia Shriners. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.