Richie W. Gaskin, 68, of Sheridan, IL passed away Monday, August 2, 2021 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born March 9, 1953 in Chicago, IL the son of George and Virginia (Flaherty) Gaskin. He married Virginia Bessing on July 12, 2005 in Ottawa, IL. He took great pride in being a member of the Sons of the American Legion. He enjoyed camping at Rolling Oaks Campground in Sheridan, IL. Richie loved a good game of horseshoes.