passed away peacefully, after a courageous battle on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in his 67th year. Rick was a great man who was here for a good time not a long time. In his many travels he has touched many hearts and was a man of many talents. Rick was a loving and proud father of three, Jason, Angie and Steven. Cherished grandfather of five, Kadyn, Rylan, Ryder, Maxwell and Jack. He is survived by his two brothers Greg and Chris, and his three sisters Debbie, Connie and Beckey. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and family. Friends will be received at Hill and Robinson Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 30 Nelson Street, Brantford, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. A Funeral service will be held in the chapel on September 13, 2017 at 3:00 pm. In honour of Rick, donations to the Ronald McDonald House would be appreciated.