He was born March 3, 1939 and raised in Metropolis.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and worked for the City of Metropolis for many years.
He is the cherished son of the late Gus and Fay Pullman Rick; beloved brother of Ernie, Pearl Berra, Rose Mangone and the late Gus William, Della Marie, Nellie, Charles, Lily Fay and Rebecca Ann; many loving nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Shirley Stetson, his loving and caring caregiver in Joppa for two years.
Funeral service was held at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis with Rev. Russell Gilbert officiating.
Burial followed at the Masonic Cemetery with military rites conducted.