July 6, 1950 – November 9, 2013
Richard “Rick” K. Lancaster, 63, of Clive, IA, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2013, at Methodist Hospital in Des Moines.
A memorial service will held at a later date. Condolences and memorials may be sent to Nicole Lancaster, P.O. Box 7643, Urbandale, IA 50323.
Rick was born on July 6, 1950, in Redding, CA, to Dale and Dorothy Lancaster. On June 30, 1979, he married Nicole Park in San Jose, CA. He owned and operated Pro Alignment since 1998, servicing many trucking companies throughout the state of Iowa. He previously worked for Universal Express.
Rick was a strong-willed man who was passionate about spending time with his family and riding his motorcycle. He enjoyed target shooting, animals (especially those that strayed into his yard), and his special pet companion “Suzie”, a blue-fronted Amazon.
Those left to honor his memory are his wife, Nicole; his daughter, Jennifer Olmeda and her husband Michael; two sons, Dale Lancaster and his significant other, Jennifer “JJ” Jerousek, and RJ Lancaster and his wife Maggie; his grandchildren, Taryn Olmeda, twins Amber and Alexandra Lancaster, Elenore Lancaster and Dustin Lancaster, all of Des Moines; brother, Dean Lancaster; sister, Patty Jenson of California; and uncle Archie Bryan of California. Rick will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
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