Brian F. Rickli
Brian F. Rickli, 65, Stevens Point, died Friday, May 20,
A private family memorial service will be held at a later
date at Yellowstone Cemetery in Blanchardville.
Shuda Funeral Homes and Crematory in Stevens Point and
Plover assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Rickli was born May 5, 1951, in Janesville, a son of Doris
(Thompson) Rickli and the late Howard Rickli. He was a 1969 graduate of L.P.
Goodrich High School in Fond du Lac.
After living and working in New Orleans, he returned to
Stevens Point, where he graduated from Mid-State Technical Institute in Stevens
Point, earning a degree in carpentry.
He used his carpentry skills in various construction
positions in Texas.
He was married to Mary Koshnick of Stevens Point Oct. 25,
1990. They celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Oct. 25, 2015.
They lived in Kingsville, Texas, where they managed an
apartment complex for several years.
They returned to Stevens Point, and he worked for CAP
Services until he retired.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; one stepdaughter, Heidi
(William) Fowler, Freeport, Fla.; his mother, Doris Kosloske, Fond du Lac; two
sisters, Dyan (Gary) Crowley, Fond du Lac, and Karla (Tim) Barber, Cleveland, Wis.;
one stepsister, Cinda (Richard) Grose, Venice, Fla.; and three grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his father’s wife, Mary Lou
Rickli; and two brothers, Rod Rickli and Wayne Rickli.