Ricky L. Heath


Ricky L. Heath, 63, of Logansport, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on June 10, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.
Born on Sept. 24, 1955 in Hammond, he is the son to the late Joseph and Katie (Croney) Heath. On Dec. 2, 1978 at the Wheatland Avenue Church in Logansport, he married Shelly DeWitt who survives.
Ricky worked as a maintenance supervisor for Tyson.
Surviving along with his wife Shelly, is a son, Dustin (Julie) Heath of Amboy; daughter, Ashley Weathers of Logansport; three granddaughters, Abby Heath of Amboy, Molly Heath of Amboy, and Ella Weathers of Logansport; sister, Sandra (Lenny) Hultz of Crown Point; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, James Heath.
Services for Ricky will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Gundrum Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Osborn officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery, Logansport.
Visitation will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 4-7 p.m. also at the funeral home.
Ricky's family asks that in his memory, you donate blood to the American Red Cross if you are able.
You may sign Ricky's guestbook and send online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com
Published on June 12, 2019
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Rodney Stoops
Jun 15, 2019
My memory of him was joking and always drinking coffee. He will be missed and you are all in our prayers
Terry and Dolores Roller
Jun 14, 2019
Our deepest sympathy for you and your family. May he Rest In Peace.
Jeannie Downs
Jun 13, 2019
Prayers to the family am so very sorry to hear about Rick ❤️😢 was a good man
James Christopher ( Shorty )
Jun 13, 2019
He was a great man. Great guy to work with and work for. He will be missed truly.
David Deeter
Jun 13, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. Rick was a very special friend and I will miss him very much.
Jun 13, 2019
bill knight
Jun 12, 2019
bill knight
Jun 12, 2019
rest in pease old buddy
Paula Martinez
Jun 12, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts for the family and prayers he will be missed.
Kathy Duncan and Randy Stevens
Jun 12, 2019
We're so sorry for your loss, Shelly and family. Rick was a great guy and we were lucky to have him as a friend.
William Brown
Jun 12, 2019
God needed a great man in Heaven
Nichole Hardy
Jun 12, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers with the family.
DeeEtta and James
Jun 12, 2019
Thoughts & prayer's to the family for your loss. Rick was a great guy and I had many conversations with him as he visited supply. One of the best supervisors there was. He will be greatly missed.
Susan Coffin
Jun 12, 2019
Sorry to hear of Rick's passing, he was a great guy to work with. He will be greatly missed by the Tyson maintenance team. RIP my friend Rick.
Brandi Baez
Jun 12, 2019
Sorry for your loss praying for you and your family! He was great man will miss seeing him at work!
Scott Heiny and Family
Jun 12, 2019
Thoughts and prayers are with his family and other friends. He will surely be missed at work and everywhere!
Dustin Reed and family
Jun 12, 2019
He will be missed greatly, was a pleasure to know and work with such a great man

Sami Callaway
Jun 12, 2019
Such a nice guy. He will be missed. Prayers for his family. Rest easy Ricky.
Kelly Robertson
Jun 12, 2019
So sorry for your loss, he was a great guy.
Angela Vongphakdy
Jun 12, 2019
Rest easy my old friend, strength and comfort to his family.