Ricky T. Pickering

Ricky T. Pickering

Ricky T. Pickering, age 39, of Saranac Lake, passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 15, 2020 at his residence.

Born in Saranac Lake, New York on October 11, 1980, he was the son of Deborah (LaFlamme) Mitchell and Charles Mitchell of Tupper Lake, and Richard and Vicki Pickering of Tupper Lake.

Ricky enjoyed swimming, outdoor adventures and spending time with his family.

Ricky was preceded in death by his grandfather Daniel Hinkson, 3 uncles Timothy Pickering, Robbie Pickering and Alan LaFlamme and one aunt, Penny (LaFlamme) Lanthier.

He is survived by his father Richard Pickering of Tupper Lake, his mother Debbie Mitchell of Tupper Lake, three brothers Jesse, Chad and Joshua Pickering of Tupper Lake and one sister Trish LeBlanc of Tupper Lake. He is also survived by his maternal grandparents George & Alice LaFlamme of Tupper Lake, Paternal grandmother Nancy Hinkson, several aunts and uncles, three nieces Megan Pickering, Mia Pickering & Maggie Burns and one nephew Erick LeBlanc.

Ricky will live on in our hearts and memories and forever be missed.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A graveside service will take place at Holy Name Cemetery in Tupper Lake at a later date to be announced.

Friends wishing to remember Ricky T. Pickering may make memorial contributions to the Saranac Lake Rescue Squad in care of the funeral home. Family and friends can also share their memories and sign the online guestbook at fortunekeoughfuneralhome.com.