Rick Jones of Highland Beach, Florida passed away on Saturday November 30, 2019.
To all who knew him, Rick was a loving, kind and generous man. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. He was a role model for living a life of integrity, generosity and grace. He had an incredible zest for life and lived it to its fullest. He approached life like he approached racing : fast and furious right up to the finish line.
Rick leaves behind a legacy of friends whom he loved and adored unconditionally and a lifetime of lasting memories.
Rick is survived by his loving wife of 27 years Karen, his son Brad, daughter-in-law Heather, grandchildren Bradley and Hayden, sister Tena, brother Thad, sister-in-law Julie, brother Ed, Mother-in-law Gina Brancato, brother-in-law Jerry Brancato, 2 nieces and 5 nephews.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-5 pm on Friday December 6,2019 at Glick Family Funeral Home, 3600 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, Florida 33431 where a memorial service will begin at 3 PM.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donation be made to "The Rick Jones CRC Research Foundation".
To make a memorial gift, please send a check made payable to Vanderbilt University Medical Center to:
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Development
Gift and Donor Services
3322 West End Avenue, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37203
Gifts will support the Dr. Cathy Eng Cancer Research Fund. Please include a note with the check or indicate on the memo line that the gift is made in memory of Rick Jones.
To make a gift by phone, please call 800-288-0028.
Gifts can also be made online at www.VanderbiltHealth.org/giving. Please select the checkbox next to “Dedicate my donation in honor or in memory of someone.”
To send flowers to Rick's family, please visit our floral section.