Immediately after relocating to Fl away from Illinois in the mid-mid-eighties, Rick found their upcoming wife, Annette Marie Drolet, because of shared members of the family involved in athletics league softball during the Clearwater. The happy couple married may 27, 1989 and you may appreciated a vacation trip you to definitely included ends up when you look at the Dillard, Georgia; Gatlinburg, Tennessee; St. Louis; and you may il.
In their thirty years along with her, Rick and you can Annette common multiple hobbies and you will escapades, one of them scuba diving, tennis, floating around, sailing, motorcycling, and traveling-truck hiking. Rick also are an avid ham broadcast user, holding an amateur radio licenses given by the Government Telecommunications Percentage, and you may proudly connected with most other followers the world over. Likewise, the guy make and you may flew radio-managed airplanes and you may quadcopters.
That have Annette together once the “appointed passenger,” Rick as well as rode compliment of three mountain range Shenandoah, Bluish Ridge and High Smoky and you will searched the fresh places doing Rapid Town, Southern area Dakota, especially Install Rushmore, Badlands National Park, Spearfish Canyon, Needles Roadway and you can Deadwood
To possess Rick, welfare werent simply an approach to invest his time. They given an opportunity to fulfill and you may form relationships along with other people that pursued the same interests. Rick are a dynamic member of some pastime-based nightclubs, for instance the Sunlight ‘letter Fun Vessel Bar, Brings out (South Pinellas Aeronautical Broadcast Kontrol People), Florida West Shore Bicycle Club, Harley People Classification (HOG) sections based in Clearwater and you may St. Petersburg, and also the Tampa Bay Happy Campers.
Certainly one of Ricks fondest memories were several impressive motorcycle trips, specifically his “container checklist” trek all over the country so you can their girl domestic into the California.
Pet have been a majority regarding Ricks lives, also, and he is actually a devoted “daddy” to Ozzie the new Congo African grey parrot and Woody, the rescued corgi blend. When Rick showed up into “the other front,” the guy definitely was joyously reunited which have Shelby, Cocoa, Abby, Peeper and other enjoyed animal companions whom ran before your.
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And Annette, his dear partner out of 30-also many years, Rick is actually endured because of the their child and you will pass away and you can Marlene Mardis, as well as their college students, Lucas Mardis and Toni Farrell, of Hollywood, Florida; girl and boy-in-legislation, Kara and Kevin Landry away from Laguna Niguel, California; dad and you may stepmother, Ron and you will Lois Mardis from Heyworth, Illinois; siblings, Susan Hackney from Deer Creek, Illinois and Debbie Lilienthal out-of Mackinaw, Illinois; brother, Joe Mardis off Mackinaw; step-sisters Ski Coone regarding Downs, Leigh Gwin regarding Atlanta, Terri Spencer from Heyworth, and you can Chris Haycraft out of Waynesville, each of Illinois; father-in-legislation and mother-in-law, Paul and you will Patricia Drolet of Clearwater, Florida; along with most other within the-guidelines, nieces and you may nephews, cousins, aunts, and uncles.
Surviving is this lady mommy of Ashland; three sons, Michael W. Moore Jr. and you may Ryan W. Moore, each of Pekin and you may Justin L. Moore regarding Roanoke; one to dy L. (Justin) Faulk out-of Minonk; four grandchildren, Paige L. Faulk, Payton L. Faulk, Mason W. Faulk, all of Minonk and you can Braden M. Moore of Mackinaw; two brothers, Lewis J. Troxell Jr. regarding Ashland and you can Kenny Roentgen. (Karel) Troxell away from Arizona and you may five-sisters, A good. Louise (Bartley) Teal off Hillsboro, Tennessee, Sherry Elizabeth. Rogers out-of Manchester, Tennessee, Linda J. (James) Howell out-of Swansea, P. Fay (Donald) Alwood out of Deer Creek and you can Jeannie Hartman off Pekin.
Her graveside funeral service would be in the eleven a great.m. Tuesday, in the Bethel Cemetery near Lovely Flatlands. The latest Rev. Stuart Liegy of Ashland Church out of Christ will officiate. m. Tuesday within Preston-Hanley Funeral service House, Pekin Chapel.
Art gallery contributions tends to be built to a beneficial finance on her child, Justin L. Moore, inside proper care of people town CEFCU Representative Heart.