He was a chef at the Recess Beer Garden in downtown Denver.
Ricky loved floating down the river fishing, camping, fly fishing, amd making custom fly rods. He spent a lot of time with his Mother and friends on outdoor adventures. He loved riding his motorcycle. Caring for others and encouraging them was one of his strengths.
He is survived by his mother Gladys Chantker of Aurora; sister Shawnda (Kevin) Puckett of Longmont; niece Amber (Kendrick) Shurm; and nephew Zach (Melinda) Puckett.