BROOKLYN- Ricky Lee Moore, 62, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. He was born March 18, 1952 in Des Moines.

Ricky retired after 14 years from Helena Industries. His true passion in life was music and he will always be remembered for his showmanship. Ricky most recently played with “The Pigponies” in addition to playing with many other bands throughout the years.

He is survived by his wife, Claudia McKim; children, Ian (Billie) Moore, Alicia (Calvin) Ashlock and Leigh (Kenny Wares) Moore; 9 grandchildren; siblings; and many, many relatives and friends.

Ricky was preceded in death by his mother, Roberta.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Eagles Club, 1018 1st Ave. N., Fort Dodge.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.