Rick will be missed by many people. He loved music and playing the guitar and he had a unique ability to remember facts about music and groups. He played football at Wheaton North High School. He enjoyed being at the Sycamore Speedway and had trophies from his participation in the demolition derby. He was a great guy who left us to soon.
He is survived by his wife, Melisa Ibarra, his daughter, Taylor Brown, son, Trent Blackburn, his mother, Sandra (Robert Charity) Brown-Charity and his brother, Michael (Cathy) Brown.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton.
In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be directed to the DuPage County Animal Shelter, 120 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187.