Richard M. Jarrett Sr., 69, passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Mercy Hospice-Johnston. He was born in Des Moines, on February 14, 1950, to Clayton and Betty Jarrett.
He enjoyed bowling, golfing, working with his hands and working around the yard. Rick was a model train and RC airplane enthusiast. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and vacationing with his wife. What made Rick’s day was when the Cubbies won the World Series. Rick retired from John Deere after 30 years of service as an experimental welder, where he built prototypes of cotton pickers and cotton strippers.
Rick is survived by his wife Marge; children, Michelle Jarrett, Rick (Kaye) Jarrett II and Wenddie (Kraig) Thomson; step children, Brenda (Mike) DeLawyer and Brockton (Helen) Stewart; brother, David; sisters, Patty and Linda; eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
Original source can be found here.