Richard (Rick) Herman JOHN

Richard (Rick) Herman John

November 9, 1944 – August 13, 2013

Rick left us for his “forever fishing trip” on August 13, 2013. Left behind are his wife of 39 years, Shirley; daughter, Zainna Lewis; grandson, Jacob Lewis; sister, Dorothy (Michael) Barnett; sister-in-law, Christa (Arnie) Williams; his adored mother-in-law, Elsie Schummer; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Rick was a resident of Trillium Lodge for his last year and heartfelt thanks to the staff who provided tender care and treated him like family.

Rick had a kind and generous heart, with a smile and spirit to match. At his request, there will be no service. His remains will be scattered over his treasured fishing spots at a later date, in keeping with his wishes.

In lieu of flowers, please honour Rick’s memory

by giving the gift of your time, friendship, and kindness to a loved one or someone in need.

Good luck catching the big ones, honey, but you catch’em – you clean’em.

Forever in my heart, Love Shirley

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