Ricky G. Hamblin, 68, of Barberton, went to his Eternal home Jan. 1. He served in the United States Army from April 1973 to Sept. 1986. Ricky also served 19 years with the Lawrence Township Police Department. Preceded in death by his fiance, Peggy Schubert; parents, Jay and Maxine; grandparents, Glenn and Viola Fox and William and Katherine Hamblin; brothers, Danny (Pat) and Dale Sr. Ricky will be deeply missed by his brother, Robert; son Rusty (Julie); sister-in-law, Wanda; Peggy’s children, Richie and Laura; 7 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.