Mark RICKERT

Obituary of Mark E. RICKERT

Mark E. RICKERT, 73, of Pittsford, NY, died Saturday, February 9, 2019 in Wilmot Cancer Center, Rochester, NY. 

 

Born May 22, 1945, in Buffalo, he was the son of Ernest and Marjorie Roess Rickert. 

 

He received an AAS degree from Erie County Technical Institute and served honorably with the US Navy.  He was employed as an electronics technician and computer technician in Rochester for many years.  

 

Mark enjoyed canoeing, camping, and traveling with Lynne in the RV.  He enjoyed model engines and was a member of the Western New York Gas & Steam Engine Association.  

 

Surviving are:  his companion of 27 years, Lynne Morley;  two children, Lori Rickert of Cheektowaga and Eric (Jamie Popp) Rickert of Glendale, AZ;  two brothers, Michael and Brian;  and three nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents.  

 

Friends may call at Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA on Friday, February 15, 2019 from 10:30 – 11:00 AM, with Funeral Services following at 11:00 AM.  Military Rites will be accorded by members of the Potter County Honor Guard.  Burial will be in Ulysses Cemetery. 

 

Memorials may be made to Leukemia Research at Wilmot Cancer Center or a charity of the donor’s choice.  

 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.