Richard “Ricky” John Brouillette, 67, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away unexpectantly Saturday, October 14, 2023 at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, MO. He was born November 13, 1955 to Hansel and Rose (O’Neal) in Jacksonville, FL.
Ricky was a 1973 graduate of Bonnable High School in Metairie, LA. He was united in marriage to Janis Lynell Sanders on November 6, 1982 in New Orleans, LA. Ricky was employed by the University of Kansas Medical Center in information technology (IT). He was an outgoing man who loved people, Ricky also loved to cook, and watching the New Orleans Saints and Kansas City Chiefs. Ricky was big in stature and in personality. He cherished spending time with his loving family.
Survived by his loving wife, Janis Brouillette of Blue Springs, MO; son, Phillip Brouillette and wife Paige of Blue Springs, MO; daughter, Ashley Litz and husband David of Grain Valley, MO; grandchildren, Lily Jenkins, Maddix Brouillette, Clayton Pope, Nola Pope, Jordan Litz, Paige Litz; siblings, Robert “Bobby” Brouillette and wife Charlene of Metairie, LA, Patricia “Patty” Wachel and husband Steve of Tomball, TX, Suzette “Sue” Breaux and husband Glen of LaPlace, LA, Gary Brouillette of LaPlace, LA; several nieces and nephews. Ricky is preceded in death by his parents, and a niece.
Ricky will be cremated per his wishes. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the First Bible Baptist Church in Blue Springs, MO at 3:30 P.M. on Sunday, October 22, 2023. His family will accept visitors prior to the service at 2:00P.M at the First Baptist Bible Church in Blue Springs, MO. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memorial donations can be made to the “First Bible Baptist Church Youth Group.” Memorial contributions may be made at the church or may be mailed to Meyers Funeral Chapel at 1600 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, Missouri, 64015. Memories of Ricky and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com