Micheal Anthony Ricketts

September 23, 1956 ~ July 17, 2020 (age 63)

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Micheal Anthony Ricketts of Boardman was born September 23, 1956 in Hawthorne, California the son of J.B. and Iva Jean (Patton) Ricketts. He passed away in Portland, Oregon on Friday July 17, 2020 at the age of 63.

Micheal served in the US Navy where he served as a Cryptologic Technician Maintenance until his honorable discharge. He worked as an Plant Journeyman Electrician Technician for Lamb Weston at their Boardman East Plant for many years until he retired.

Micheal loved working on automobiles, anything electrical and he enjoyed all kinds of music. He especially enjoyed seeing his grandkids. He will be greatly missed and was Barbara’s “Gift from God”.

Micheal married Barbara Fenley in Hermiston on June 25, 1999.

He is survived by his wife of twenty one years, Barbara; three daughters, Jamie Boatman, Jessica Daniels and Tiffany Ricketts; twelve grandchildren and one great grandchild; mother and stepfather, Iva Jean and Wayne Freitag; and four brothers, Dan, John, Terry and Jerry.

A Private family graveside service was held with burial in Hermiston Cemetery. Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.

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