Frederick Walter Gault was born November 15, 1956 in Livonia Michigan the son of Frederick and Beverly Gault. Rick married Susan Anne Tesner on November 7th 1976 in Iron River Mi. together they raised two sons Michael David Gault of Mount Pleasant MI. and Joshua Richard Gault of Gilbert AZ. Rick is survived by his Father Fred of Punta Gorda FL, brother Glenn(Denise) MI, sister Jeanne (James) Kolkoski of WI, brother Michael (Jodi) of FL, Sister Peggy(James) Christopherson of WI, brother Douglas and (Barbara) of PA, and brother Stephen of NC. Many nieces and nephews, and 3 grandsons. Rick loved family and friends, hunting, motorcycling , auctions, snow and tinkering in the garage. He started his career as a tree trimmer for Asplundh Tree service MI, went on to work for Consumers Power MI, and finally was proud to serve a Lineman for the city of Mesa AZ. He and his family were very grateful for the supportive, kind and generous people of the City of Mesa during his long illness. A memorial service will take place in Arizona at a future date.