Rick E. Boots, 61, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2020, at his home. Inurnment will be held at a later date in Mechanicsville. A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in Rick’s name. Sympathy notes may be left for the family at www.sandhfuneralservice.com. Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services is caring for the family and the arrangements.
Rick Edward Boots was born on February 21, 1958, the son of Vernon David and Marie Gladys (Baxa) Boots. He was a 1977 graduate of Lincoln Community High School. On August 15, 1991, Rick was united in marriage to Beth Yetter and later divorced. He had worked at C & K, now Bakery Feeds for over 30 years. Rick enjoyed photography, astronomy, traveling, and watching sci-fi shows, especially Star Trek.
Rick is survived by his son, Eric Boots; daughter, Katie Boots; step-son Brian (Erin) Cousins all of Muscatine and brother, Rodger Boots of Mechanicsville.
Rick was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Scott Boots.