Biography

Rick was living in Invermere BC when he was in Le Ruffian. While there he was married to Diane Alkerton. They gave birth to a daughter Candice Rikki Alkerton. They moved back to Hamilton, Ontario, 6 weeks after she was born. A few years later, they had a baby boy named James Richard Alkerton.

Rick and Diane divorced and he started seeing Brenda Rice.