Rick Joseph Viles

January 23, 1953 ‒ February 23, 2005

Croton, Ohio

Rick Joseph Viles, age 52 of Croton passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2005 at home.

He was born on January 23, 1953 in Columbus. He owned and operated Rick’s Lawn Installation, formerly Sod Father, was a member of the Linden FOE #2252, enjoyed music, camping, fishing, nature, country life, woodworking, and breakfast at the Sunbury Grill.

Survived by his wife: Helen (Grim), Mother and Step- Father: Tessie & Harold Lane of Columbus, Step-son Jeremy Grim, Step-Daughter: Tiffany Grim, Daughter: Richelle, Brothers: Dan (Special Family Friend Tammy Kellett) of Gahanna, Mark (Chong) of Columbus, Uncles and Aunt: Elmer (Beverly) Trombley, Don Shockley, Nieces: Amanda and Anita Viles, Great-nephew Will, and 17 Cousins.

Preceded in death by Father: Elmer C. “Rocky” Viles, Grandparents Elmer and Cecile (Bergeron) Trombley, Aunts & Uncle: Barbara Shockley, Darlene & Erven Carson.

Friends may call Sunday 5-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Monday 2:00 p.m., Pastor Wayne Booth officiating, interment Hartford Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.