Richard Lee “Ricky” Woods, 54, of Elyria, died Wednesday, January 23, 2013 after a lengthy illness at the home of his mother and sister in Elyria. He was born May 15, 1958, in Orange Park, Florida and has lived most of his life in Elyria.
He was formerly employed as an assembler at Riddell All American in Elyria, and had also been employed at Ridge Tool Company and Luxaire in Elyria. Ricky enjoyed watching sports, NASCAR and fishing.
He is survived by his mother, Ruby Woods; sister, Patty Woods; brothers, Daryl and Larry Woods, all of Elyria; nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
A service for his family was held Friday, January 25, 2013 at Dicken Funeral Home, Elyria, with burial in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.