Ricky Lee Showers, age 52, of Plymouth, died suddenly on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 in York, PA. He was the devoted husband of Lynne (Perry) Showers. Loving father of Brittany Griffith and her husband Ryan and their newborn daughter Claire Elizabeth of PA, and Ethan, Seth, and Coralynne Showers, all of Plymouth. Ricky was the Son of Patsy Kehr and Step Son of Larry Kehr, both of PA. He is also survived by his siblings Dayne Showers of PA, Dawn Stine of PA, and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, as well as his Coast Guard Family, and Softball Family. Born on February 3, 1961 in Hanover PA, he was a graduate of Spring Grove Area High School class of 1979. Ricky went on to serve in the United States Coast Guard, retiring in 2000, as well as working for the United States Postal Service. He was a great sportsman, as well as an avid Red Sox and Philadelphia Eagles fan, even coaching his son's baseball teams. Ricky was a friend of Bill W. He loved his children very much, as well as their friends. A visitation will be held at the Cartmell Funeral Home, 150 Court St., Plymouth, on Wednesday, June 19, from 4 till 7 p.m. A memorial service will be held the following day in the funeral home at 11 a.m. Burial will take place in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. Donations in Ricky's memory may be made to the 6N Resource Room, Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA 02115, or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 02115, www.woundedwarriorproject.org . For more information and online guest book www.cartmellfuneralhome.com.
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150 Court Street Plymouth, MA 02360