Jason Michael Ricke, 44, of Greensburg passed away with his family by his side on May 31, 2017.
He was born on July 23, 1972, in Greensburg, the son of Larry and Linda Sue Ricke. Jason was a 1992 graduate of North Decatur High School. He had worked as a janitor at North Decatur School and McDonald's and also as a dietary aid at the Decatur County Memorial Hospital. Jason was a member of the Lake Santee Bass Club and was an avid fisher, IU Fan, and a Bengal Fan.
Survivors include mother, Linda Sue Ricke of Greensburg; sister, Lori Ricke of Greensburg; brother, Kent (Dana) Ricke of Plainfield, Indiana; grandfather, Paul Ricke; several aunts and uncles; several cousins; nieces, Gwenyth, Gretchyn, and Rowyn Loudermilk Ricke; and a lot of fishing buddies. He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Ricke; and grandparents, Olney and Nannie Hatton and JoAnn Ricke.
A visitation for family and friends will be held at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home on Thursday, June 1, from 3-8 p.m. Funeral services will be on Friday, June 2, at 11 a.m., also at the Funeral Home. Rev. Jerran Jackson will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Clarksburg Cemetery. Memorial Contributions can be made to Joyce Green Scholarship Fund or to the Clarksburg Christian Church. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com
Published on May 31, 2017