Ronald Douglas Rickert

(Nov. 16 1930 - March 13, 2022)


Ronald Douglas Rickert. 91, passed away on March 13, 2022, at Three Rivers Health in Basin, Wyoming. He was born in Sterling, Colorado, on Nov. 16, 1930, to Lewis Rickert and Naida Bouder. 

Ronald married Mary Jane Sanders on June 4, 1951, in Sterling. He was a foreman at Elk Basin for Amoco Oil. 

He was an avid golfer and member of the Wyoming Golfers Association. He earned over 50 trophies and had the opportunity to go pro but chose to raise a family instead. 

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and his youngest son, Kevin Rickert. 

He is survived by his sons, Steven Douglas Rickert, Troy Allen Rickert (Barb Zamora), and Gary Dale Rickert; daughter Denise Kay Barnes; brothers Lewis (Sue) Rickert Jr.; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great granddaughter. 

Services will be held on April 30, at 10 a.m., at St. Barbara’s Catholic Church in Powell.