Ricky Robert Muertz, 57, of Prairie du Rocher, IL, died March 1, 2021, in Red Bud, IL. He was born March 6, 1963, in Red Bud, IL.
He is survived by his children Heather (Brad) Wolter, Nicole Muertz, Danielle (Randy Sauer) Muertz, and Cody (Brandy) Muertz; grandchildren Alexis, Zachary, Hadley, Sophia, Bradley Jr., Konner, Evelyn, Elizabeth, Isabelle, Duncan, and Simon; parents Richard "Dicky" and Nancy (nee Koch) Muertz; brother Roger Muertz; sister Tammi (David) Eschmann; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
Ricky was a member of Laborers International Union of North America - Local #196, Merchant Marines, and an avid artist. Ricky loved many things: family, friends, food, and adventure.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
4 PM to 8 PM Friday, March 5, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Saturday at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Father Evaristus Akabueze officiating