Redlin-Ertz Funeral Home

Richard `RIck` Russell Kimpfbeck , Age 57

January 17, 1963 --September 01, 2020

Richard Rick Russell Kimpfbeck, age 57 of Baraboo, passed away on September 1, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. Rick was born in Baraboo, WI on January 17, 1963 to parents Russell Dean and Patricia Jean (Jorg) Kimpfbeck.

He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1981. He worked for Sysco Foods for 27 years. Rick loved old cars, especially mustangs. He loved NASCAR, and he enjoyed camping, fishing, and working on his cars.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Patricia Kimpfbeck; his uncles, Ken Kimpfbeck and Jim Kimpfbeck; and cousin, Jim Kimpfbeck.

Richard is survived by his wife, Heather; his sister, Debra (Terry) Smelcer; and niece, Lacee DeeVi Smelcer; aunt and uncle, Judee and Jim Wickus, and uncle, Don Kimpfbeck, and many other relatives.

A funeral service is being held on Friday September 4, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Baraboo, WI. Visitation will be held from 1:30 p.m. until time of the service at the church. Facemasks will be required at the church, and there is a limit of 100 people in the building at one time. Memorials may be made to St. Judes Childrens Hospital and the UW Childrens Hospital.

Family would like to thank the staff of Baraboo St. Clare Hospital as well as SSM Home Health United Hospice for their skill and care of Richard during his time at the hospital. He will be missed dearly by all his friends and family.


Mary K Klingenmeyer September 02, 2020

Lifelong friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

Oh, Debbie, and all. I am just so sorry for this. Such cherished Victory Heights memories we all share. You're all in my heart and prayers. He will be missed.

Robbi Zimmerman September 03, 2020

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

Debbie and Family, So Sorry for your loss!! Prayers & Hugs!

Jan Reuter September 04, 2020

friend and co worker at Sysco Reedsburg , Wisconsin

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family. I have many fun memories with Rick and Tommy Turner working with both of them at Sysco.