Richard Oscar "Poke" Rickabaugh

Born: Fri., Dec. 25, 1959
Died: Wed., Jul. 7, 2021


12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Mon., Jul. 12, 2021
Location: Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.

Graveside Service

2:00 PM Mon., Jul. 12, 2021
Location: I.O.O.F. Cemetery

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Richard Oscar “Poke” Rickabaugh, 61, of Riddlesburg, passed away on Wednesday, July 7, 2021.
Born in Huntingdon on December 25, 1959, a son of Justine (Skitticatt) Rickabaugh of Robertsdale and the Late Clifford “Junior” Rickabaugh.
He is survived by his mother and the following family, Sons, Shane and companion Kerri, Keith husband of Kelly, Jeramiah Murphy, daughter, Kimmy and fiancée Troy, grandchildren, Evan, Bradley, Justine, sisters, Wanda Swope, wife of Raymond, Mary Ann Ferry, widow of Thomas, brothers Clifford Rickabugh, husband of Kathy, Brian Rickabaugh, husband of Sandy Kay, a special niece, Anna Hess, wife of Mike, and the mother of his children, Barb Bradley.
He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, David and Chester Rickabaugh.
During his life he mostly worked in tree service, last being employed with Northeast Service Corp. He loved his mother and grandchildren and would gladly help anyone who needed.
Friends will be received on Monday, July 12, 2021 from 12-2 PM at the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. with a graveside service immediately following at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Broad Top City, PA. 16621.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. P.O. Box 214, Broad Top City, PA. 16621 to assist the family with final expenses.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. 5010 Railroad Ave. Broad Top City, PA. 16621. Online condolences can be made at

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   Posted Fri July 09, 2021

Among the Clouds Basket was sent by JLG BEDFORD.

Thinking of you. With sympathy. JLG Bedford Teams

Sarah Drenning Miller
   Posted Sun September 26, 2021
RIP Bud. Poke had a good ❤️. He will be missed! So sorry to hear about this! Prayers for the family!

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