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Richard Melvin Zirk

Posted By obits On February 14, 2013 @ 9:01 am In Obituaries | 14 Comments

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March 28, 1958 – February 10, 2013

Richard Melvin Zirk, of Maple Ridge, passed away suddenly on February 10, 2013 at the age of 54. He was predeceased by his parents Arthur and Madge Zirk. He will be greatly missed by his sister Trudean (Neil Heinrich), brother Jim, Brother David (Jalene), and many other family and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – 12145 Laity Street, Maple Ridge, BC. Viewing begins at 1:00 p.m., with the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. A private family interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church memorial fund would be appreciated by the family.



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Condolence from Marlene Davis on February 14th, 2013 4:36 pm

Trudean, Jim and David and your families. I am so sad to hear of Rick’s passing. I remember him well from his younger days at St Paul’s. He always had a little smile and would greet me warmly. Thinking of you and offering sincere condolances – with love, Marlene Davis

Condolence from steve and sharon lambright on February 15th, 2013 4:46 pm

our deepest sympathys to you all on the death of rick we knew him well steve went to school with him and i knew him through steve may God comfort you at this time we were all sad and shocked to hear of his passing. love steve and sharon lambright

Condolence from Ron & Pat (Zirk) Woligroski on February 16th, 2013 2:02 pm

We are sorry to hear of the passing of Rick. Our thoughts are with you.

Condolence from sheryl maday on February 16th, 2013 2:08 pm

Richard was a passanger on my bus for many years in Maple Ridge. He always called me sweet heart and in a kind voice always said love ya as he left the bus to go his way.I was lucky to have had him on my bus that saturday night before he passed away.I joked with him as we always did and when he got of my bus once again he made me smile as he said see you later sweet heart. My heart goes out to the family he has left behind. He had many friends a long the way we will miss him, and i will miss that smile . Sleep well Richard

Condolence from debbie and aime st pierre and dustin fletcher on February 17th, 2013 12:44 am

i knew rick for many years like 20 for sure from haney place mall and the bus i just found out late tonite i lived in ridge for 25 years but moved to mission we would often hug talk for sure he was a kind person warm nice guy funny miss him for sure way to young sendimg my love to his family he loved his family his mom for sure and loved his church miss u rick my old young friend xo debbie and hubby aime daughter nicole son dustin xo my mom arlene often gave u money for ur coffee bud xo ahhhhhh

Condolence from debbie and aime st pierre and dustin fletcher on February 17th, 2013 12:46 am

i knew rick for many years like 20 for sure from haney place mall and the bus i just found out late tonite i lived in ridge for 25 years but moved to mission we would often hug talk for sure he was a kind person warm nice guy funny miss him for sure way to young sending my love to his family he loved his family his mom for sure and loved his church miss u rick my old young friend xo debbie and hubby aime daughter nicole son dustin xo my mom arlene often gave u money for ur coffee bud xo ahhhhhh we often gave u a ride mr chit chat man miss u already

Condolence from Deb and Hartley Pokrant on February 17th, 2013 1:09 pm

So sorry to hear Ricky. Condelences to Trudean, David, and Jim. Our thoughts are with you.

Condolence from Deb on February 19th, 2013 9:33 am

He always had a smile when I picked him up on the shuttle. A polite, warm and freindly person. So sorry for your loss…

Condolence from Gene and Darlene Winnicki on February 19th, 2013 11:20 am

Dear David, Trudean, Jim and families,
We were extremely saddened to hear of Ricky’s untimely passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Condolence from rosemarie zirk winnicki on February 19th, 2013 1:27 pm

Very well done touching tribute to Ricky. My heartfelt sympathy to you, Trudy, David and Jimmy, and your families. We always looked forward with great excitement the times when your family would come out to Manitoba and visit with us. Our prayers are with you at this most difficult time.

Condolence from Carrol & Gerry Piprell on February 19th, 2013 8:04 pm

I am Carrol Piprell nee Mooney Bill &Mattie Mooney’s daughter.Madge Hignett was my cousin.
We visited Madge and Art many years ago and so met all of their children.
Just 10 years ago we again visited Madge and got to know Rick better, so we are sorry to hear of his passing.
with love, sympathy,and gentle thoughts.

Condolence from Ernie & Karen Zirk on February 20th, 2013 11:35 pm

Deepest sympathy

Condolence from John and Lynette Zirk on February 21st, 2013 3:30 pm

David,Trudean, Jim & Families

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find comfort from friends who care.

Condolence from Anne Johnson on March 1st, 2013 5:57 pm

I was very sorry to hear of Rick’s passing. He always had a smile and a warm greeting whenever I was back at St. Paul’s.
Trudy, David, Jim and families, may God hold you and may God wipe all tears from your eyes.

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