Clayton A. Ricker

Clayton A. Ricker, of Bridgewater, passed away March 20, 2013. He was 79 years old. He leaves his wife Clare; as well as two brothers, John and Earle Ricker. Mr. Ricker was predeceased by his brother Wayne Ricker. Born in Quincy, Jan. 16, 1934, he was the son of the late Earle and Beulah (Morrison) Ricker. He attended Duxbury schools from 1940-1952, and later attended Springfield College 1953-1956, majoring in physical education, as well as Boston University for one year in 1960. Mr. Ricker was a corp man in the Army, and stationed in Germany from 1956-1958. Clayton was an avid New England Sports fan. A memorial service will be held April 4, 2013, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Bridgewater Nursing Home, 16 Pleasant St., Bridgewater. Donations may be made to a in Clayton's name. To offer condolences or for directions, please visit www.shepherdfuneralhome. com. Shepherd Funeral Home, Kingston.

Published in The Bridgewater Independent from Mar. 27 to Apr. 3, 2013