Rickard, Craig

Craig Rickard, 54, of Morenci, Mich., and formerly of Tecumseh, Mich., died April 22, 2019.

He was born Dec. 17, 1964, in Tecumseh, the son of Calvin and Colleen (Davidson) Rickard. On Feb. 27, 1988, he married Janet Lynn Coles and she survives.

Craig was a graduate of Tecumseh High School with the Class of 1983. Upon graduation, he entered the United States Army, serving until 1992. Craig was employed as a truck driver his entire career until January 2019.

In addition to his wife, Craig is survived by his children, Rance (and Deb) Rickard and Christina (and Seth) Millhoan; 10 grandchildren; a brother, Calvin (and Judy) Rickard; two sisters, Cheryl (and Dan) VanValkenburg and Cammila (and Rusty) Champagne; and several nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and a granddaughter, Amanda Rickard. 

Funeral services are planned at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh, with Pastor Eric Hickman officiating.  Military Honors will be provided by the Tecumseh American Legion Post #4187 and Tecumseh VFW Post #34 Funeral Honors Team. Visitation is scheduled at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the service.