Ricky J. Abler(1956 - 2012)

Abler, Ricky J.

Ricky J. Abler, age 56, of Town of Plymouth, WI , passed away November 27, 2012 in Toledo, OH of an apparent heart attack.

He was born on November 27, 1956 in Plymouth, WI a son of Verna Krebsbach Abler and the late Gordon Abler.

He attended Plymouth grade schools and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1975.

On October 1, 1983 he married Libbie Rortvedt in Plymouth, WI. The couple has resided in Plymouth since their marriage.

He worked as a technician for several companies and was currently employed by Heartland Video Systems in Plymouth for the last 7 years.

He loved spending time with his family, relaxing moments on his pontoon boat, photography, hunting, fishing, sailing, and football.

Survivors include: His loving wife of 29 years, Libbie of Plymouth; Two children: Tate (Lindsay) Abler of Plymouth and Jaclyn Abler of Plymouth; One Granddaughter: Eleanor Abler; Mother: Verna Eggebeen of Plymouth; Mother and Father-In-Law: Roger and Jackie Rortvedt of Plymouth; Brothers and Sister: Terry (Karen) Abler of Plymouth, Duane (Ali) Abler of California, Keith (Liz) Abler of Crystal Lake and Judy (Robert) Hughes of Plymouth; Brother and Sister-In-laws: Todd (Kristen) Rortvedt of Town of Plymouth, Becky Price of California and Penny (Chris) Gundrum of West Bend; Step Brother and Sister: Kevin Eggebeen of Oshkosh and Kari (Dan) Green of Green Bay.

Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by one grandson: Owan, his father: Gordon and his step-father: Roland Eggebeen.

Relatives and Friends can call at Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth on Saturday afternoon (Dec. 1) from 1:00-4:00 P.M. Private family services will be held and cremation will follow visitation.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Ricky's name.

The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Plymouth is serving the family. For Online condolences, please visit www.suchonfh.com.

Funeral Home

Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services - Plymouth
1317 State Road 67 P O Box 535 Plymouth, WI 53073
(920) 893-9797

Published in Sheboygan Press on Nov. 29, 2012