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Ricky Rockwell

Ricky E. Rockwell, 65, of Woolford, Maryland passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019 at UMSMC@Dorchester.
Born on November 17, 1953 in Kane, Pennsylvania he was a son of the late Bertha Irwin and Harold K. Rockwell.
Ricky attended the local schools in Pennsylvania and then entered the U.S. Marine Corps.  He served his country for two years and was honorably discharged on June 18, 1973
On December 24, 1989, Ricky married Linda A. Paulette.  They were shy just months of celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary.
Ricky was employed as a carpenter for Brohawn Construction and Willow Construction. He then started his own business and was owner/operator of Rockwell Construction.  He was also owner of Little Rock Tavern.
Ricky loved to build things and said, “All you need is a stick of wood”.  Playing cards, shooting pool and listening to good ole country music were some of his favorite past times. Whenever the chance would arise, he would give his best shot at singing karaoke. Spending time with his family was what he loved the most.  He will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife Linda; children Ricky Jr., Roy, Randy and Candy; grandchildren Braiden, Royce, Alex, Brittany, Aubree and  a special grandchild Ainsley; siblings Terry, Kenny, Guy, Randy, Sharon, Bonnie, Rhonda and Robert.

Preceding him in death besides his parents was a son Alexander Paulette; siblings Dale, Pat and Judy.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 16, 2019 beginning 1:00 p.m. at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge, with Rev. Dave Stewart officiating.  A visitation with the family will be held an hour prior to the service.  Inurnment will follow at Dorchester Memorial Park, Cambridge with military honors.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ricky’s name can be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1315 Mt. Hermon Road, Suite D., Salisbury, MD 21804
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Ricky you will be missed with your big kind heart and beautiful smile . You helped anyone you could. Rest in peace.

Katherine Gullion Jul 18 2020 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family. Please be comforted by the Bibles promise of the resurrection. John 5:28,29, Acts 24:15.

Sandra Apr 21 2019 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathies - he will be missed. Neil and Patti Milligan

Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your lost he was a great man and loved his family sorry unable to be there for services but my prayers are love you all

Tammy Sullivan Apr 12 2019 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers to Linda and family.

kirk turner Apr 10 2019 12:00 AM

May you rest in peace my friend I will always remember you sue hughes

Sue hughes Apr 9 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ricky Rockwell


A candle was lit in memory of Ricky Rockwell

Mary Irwin Hardin Apr 8 2019 12:00 AM

Thoughts & Prayers to My cousin Ricks Family & Friends! Rest In Peace! May God comfort your family!

Mary Irwin Hardin Apr 8 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ricky Rockwell

Donna Brown/ Anderson Apr 8 2019 12:00 AM

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