Donald A. Ricker, 52, of Jackson, passed away at his residence June 11, 2014. He was born Sept. 14, 1961, in Bangor, the son of the late Dale and Phyllis (French) Ricker.

Donnie enjoyed fishing and the outdoors. He worked for many years with his family as a wood cutter as well as working in construction and truck driving. He worked last as a truck driver for Sullivan’s Waste Disposal.

He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years Carrie Ricker of Jackson, his children Crystal Poole and her husband Matt of Raymond, Devon Ricker and Derek Ricker, both of Jackson; two brothers Dale “Bud” Ricker and his companion of Brooks, and David Ricker and his companion Terry of Brooks; and his three granddaughters who he loved very much Juliana, Michaela and Patience.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Donnie’s and Carrie’s home from 1-6 p.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014.

Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast, Maine 04915 (