July 5, 1964 - January 13, 2019
Church On Common Ground
Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, January 18, 2019 at On Common Ground Church, 610 St. Francis Street. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 19th at the church. Please join Rick’s family in celebrating his life with lunch at the American Legion, 818 East St. Patrick Street, following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials will be accepted.
Richard Wayne ‘Rick’ Salyers, 54, Rapid City, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. He was born July 5, 1964 to Richard and Phyllis (Crawford) Salyers in Kingsport, TN. He attended Central High School. He married Barbara Patterson on September 13, 1986 in Black Hawk. Rick was a jack of all trades, from being a cook to owning and operating his own business in HVAC.
Rick’s many hobbies included driving his #36 race car, an avid bowler and coached youth bowling and operating RC cars and airplanes. He enjoyed hosting get-togethers at their lake house where he was voted unofficial Mayor of Shep’s Canyon and he also loved hockey – GO RUSH!!
Rick is survived by his wife Barb, his daughters Megan (Tyler) Stone, Catherine (Jesse), Laci, and six grandchildren; his mother Phyllis, sister Tina (Ryan) Meyer, brother Shannon and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his dad, Richard and his brother Troy.