Immediately following relocating to Florida regarding Illinois on mid-1980s, Rick came across his coming partner, Annette Marie Drolet, compliment of mutual loved ones involved in athletics category softball in Clearwater. The happy couple married on 27, 1989 and you can liked a vacation trip one to incorporated comes to an end into the Dillard, Georgia; Gatlinburg, Tennessee; St. Louis; and you may Chi town.
In their 3 decades together, Rick and you can Annette common various welfare and you can escapades, among them scuba diving, golf, boating, water-skiing, motorcycling, and you will travelling-trailer camping. Rick as well as is a devoted ham broadcast agent, carrying an amateur radio license approved of the Federal Communications Fee, and you can with pride pertaining to most other lovers the world over. At exactly the same time, the guy put together and you may flew radio-controlled airplanes and you can quadcopters.
With Annette with each other since “appointed passenger,” Rick including rode owing to three hill range Shenandoah, Blue Ridge and High Smoky and you will browsed the brand new landscapes doing Fast City, Southern Dakota, specifically Mount Rushmore, Badlands Federal Playground, Spearfish Canyon, Needles Path and you can Deadwood
To have Rick, passion werent merely an approach to purchase their spare time. It considering a chance to see and you can form relationships along with other people that pursued a comparable interests. Rick try a working person in some interest-oriented clubs, such as the Sunshine ‘letter Enjoyable Ship Pub, Cause (Southern area Pinellas Aeronautical Broadcast Kontrol Area), Florida Western Coastline Bicycle Bar, Harley Customers Group (HOG) chapters located in Clearwater and St. Petersburg, additionally the Tampa Bay Happier Travelers.
Certainly Ricks fondest memories was several epic motorcycle vacation, especially his “container number” trip all over the country in order to their daughters home in the California.
Pets were a big part from Ricks life, also, and he was a devoted “daddy” so you’re able to Ozzie brand new Congo African gray parrot and Woody, the newest saved corgi combine. When Rick turned up towards “additional top,” he surely are joyously reunited having Shelby, Cocoa, Abby, Peeper or other treasured creature companions who went prior to your.
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As well as Annette, his precious girlfriend of 31-also many years, Rick was lasted by his child and you will perish and Marlene Mardis, in addition to their people, Lucas Mardis and you can Toni Farrell, off Movie industry, Florida; girl and you can guy-in-laws, Kara and you may Kevin Landry of Laguna Niguel, California; dad and you may stepmother, Ron and Lois Mardis out of Heyworth, Illinois; siblings, Susan Hackney off Deer Creek, Illinois and you can Debbie Lilienthal away from Mackinaw, Illinois; sis, Joe Mardis of Mackinaw; step-siblings Skiing Coone from Lows, Leigh Gwin of Atlanta, Terri Spencer out of Heyworth, and you will Chris Haycraft out of Waynesville, all of Illinois; father-in-legislation and you may mommy-in-legislation, Paul and you may Patricia Drolet out of Clearwater, Florida; including almost every other from inside the-rules, nieces and you can nephews, cousins, aunts, and you can uncles.
Thriving was the girl mommy off Ashland; three sons, Michael W. Moore Jr. and you may Ryan W. Moore, both of Pekin and you will Justin L. Moore regarding Roanoke; you to dy L. (Justin) Faulk off Minonk; five grandchildren, Paige L. Faulk, Payton L. Faulk, Mason W. Faulk, each one of Minonk and Braden Meters. Moore from Mackinaw; two brothers, Lewis J. Troxell Jr. off Ashland and you may Kenny Roentgen. (Karel) Troxell away from Arizona and you can five sisters, An excellent. Louise (Bartley) Teal out of Hillsboro, Tennessee, Sherry Age. Rogers regarding Manchester, Tennessee, Linda J. (James) Howell away from Swansea, P. Fay (Donald) Alwood off Deer Creek and you can Jeannie Hartman away from Pekin.
Her graveside funeral could well be within 11 a good.yards. Friday, on Bethel Cemetery close Lovely Plains. Brand new Rev. Stuart Liegy of your Ashland Church out-of Christ commonly officiate. yards. Saturday during the Preston-Hanley Funeral service Family, Pekin Chapel.
Memorial benefits can be made to an educational fund on her kid, Justin L. Moore, during the care of one town CEFCU Affiliate Heart.