Suddenly on July 11, 2014 surrounded by his loving family at 63 years of age. Best friend and loving husband of Anita for 36 years. Loving father of Shelley and boyfriend Matt Deslippe, Steven and wife Sarah, Rebecca and husband Jason McTavish, Lisa and husband Ben Peltenburg. Adored grandfather of Connor Bois, Sydney and Quinn Markle, Jayden and Alexis McTavish, Alexandria and Zachary Peltenburg. Predeceased by parents Oliver and Doris Bois and in-laws Rino and Antoinette Dean. Will be missed by brothers-in-law Larry Dean (Marisa) and Les Dean (Christine) and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Rick was a member of the Knights of Columbus Fr. A. Nolan Council #9865 for many years. He was an avid golfer and loved Nascar and baseball. If you desire, donations to the Stroke Recovery Association Windsor-Essex would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm & 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 4:30pm and K of C prayers at 7:30pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Tuesday, family and friends may meet for visiting after 12pm at St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe St.) followed by Funeral Mass at 1pm. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

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