Ricky Dale Medlock, age 62, passed away tragically while hiking with friends on July 20th, 2019. Born in Long Beach, CA, Ricky was the son of the late Allie Lee (Hale) and Abraham L. Medlock. He worked as the Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor at Winterthur for nearly 25 years until his passing. Ricky loved spending time outdoors and his hobbies included hiking, mountain biking, and fishing, especially building and maintaining his koi pond. He looked forward to traveling back to his home state of California to spend time with his granddaughters.
Ricky is survived by his wife of 31 years, Marybeth Medlock; his daughters, Eileen Owen (Scott) of Los Angeles, CA, Natalie Medlock of Hockessin, DE, and Cate Medlock of Hockessin, DE; his granddaughters, Hannah, Naomi, Leah, and Abigail; his sisters, Sharlene LeBlanc of Lake Forest, CA and Sharon Jones (Dan) of New Castle, PA.
A gathering will be held from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. with a Celebration of Life beginning at 11 A.M. on Friday July 26th, 2019 at the Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will be private.