Rickey "Rick" A. "09/04/2015" Gorbett
Rickey A. “Rick” Gorbett, 59, of Springfield, died at 5:08 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on July 3, 1956 in Springfield to Albert and Wilma Phillips Gorbett.
He is preceded in death by his father, Albert Gorbett; step father, Glenn Lockenour; mother, Wilma Phillips Lockenour and two brothers, Donnie and Jack Gorbett.
He married Marilyn Stephens on April 7, 1978 and she survives. He is also survived by his daughter, Brittney (Fiancé: Nick Oehmke) Gorbett of Springfield; two sons, Nathan (Lisa) Gorbett of Chatham and Aaron (Marisa) Gorbett of Spaulding; five grandchildren, Alisea, Destiny, Harper, Caleb and Olivia; one brother, Tom Gorbett of Taylorville and several nieces and nephews.
Rick was a member of Calvary Temple Christian Center. He loved the Cardinals, Illini basketball, fishing and playing with his grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Calvary Benevolence Fund.