OBITUARY

Rick Lee Allgood

February 4, 1959April 1, 2011

Rick Lee Allgood passed away April 1, 2011. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Ankeny Funeral Home, 1510 W. 1st St., with a Funeral service at 7:00 p.m. Ricky was born February 4, 1959 in Oskaloosa. He grew up, and went to school in Ankeny, Iowa moved to California in 1982, and moved back to Iowa with family in 1989. He was employed as a Mechanic with Backer Electric for 20 years. He lived in Elkhart, then moved to Colfax in 1997 where he lived on a small acreage. He enjoyed helping neighbors with their farm work and repairs. He loved fishing and trapping turtles. Even at a young age there wasn’t anything he couldn’t take apart and fix. Survivors include his daughter, Amber Lanczos; step-daughter, Tiffany Painter; mother, Marilyn Jacoway; sister, Sandra Allgood; brothers, Fred (Becky) and Mike (Randi) Allgood; nephews, Tom Allgood, and Shane Conlin; nieces, Samantha Allgood, and Amy Conlin; and seven grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his father, Frederick Dean Allgood, and step-father, Gary Jacoway. His ornery smile and big heart will be greatly missed. Memorials may be directed to Rick’s family.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, April 5, 2011
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 5, 2011
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Sandra Allgood

October 10, 2015

Rick I miss you.....I hope it is ok that opened the guest book, I Love You Brother..... To all Rick's Friends and loved ones that did not get a chance to sign...... Love You All

Jim Faust

April 6, 2011

So verry sorry to hear about rick I can remember a lot of partys he was a funny guy gone way to soon did not find out in time to make the funeral but my thoughts n prayers are with you all at verry sad time

April 6, 2011

I am so sorry to hear of Rick's death.Another one gone way to young,He was a super funny guy with an award winning smile,lots of fun times from our younger days.My prayers and thoughts are with his family. Pam Faust

Patty Brinkman-Nagi

April 5, 2011

I was very sad to hear of Ricky's passing. He was a young man with a great smile and a warm heart. My sincere condolences to all of Rick's family. A friend from the old neighborhood Patty Brinkman-Nagi (Ankeny)

Dave DeArmond

April 5, 2011

Another of a close Ankeny family member!lost.Always quick with A smile many good time's,Shall not be forgotten. Love ya Dave Sue Rich Donna DeArmond

April 5, 2011

Ricky was my first fishing partner. we were 10 or 12 yrs. old. he taught me to fish bluegills at the ankeny golf and country club. when the mosquitoes got bad and the sun went down, we both jumped in the water. then grabed our catch and bicycled home. we caught 21 fish that last trip. he made me feel real proud of myself. he always knew how to make me laugh. he is loved. donny johnson

donald johnson

April 5, 2011

Ricky was my first fishing partner. we were 10 or 12 yrs. old. he taught me to fish bluegills at the ankeny golf and country club. when the mosquitoes got bad and the sun went down, we both jumped in the water. then grabed our catch and bicycled home. we caught 21 fish that last trip. he made me feel real proud of myself. he always knew how to make me laugh. he is loved. donny johnson

Ann Agans (Johnson)

April 5, 2011

Hardly ever saw you guys but you were always a special pillar in my life.Rick will certainly be missed as well as his humor and his unquenchable smile:)
I'm so sorry for your loss.
Ann Agans (Johnson)

Terri and Tom Getty

April 4, 2011

We are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Tom and Terri Getty

April 4, 2011

On April Fool's day. That's just what you'd expect from Rick. Always cheerful and looking for the best in every situation. He has left a wondeful imprint.