Richard Leroy Shikles, 61

Richard Leroy Shikles, age 61, of Wooldridge died Tuesday August 7 at home with his family nearby.

Richard was born March 24, 1951 in Jefferson City, MO to James Leroy and Betty Glenn Shikles. Richard married Daisy "Dee" Warmbrodt Groves on February 1, 2000 in Boonville, MO. She survives.

He is also survived by his mother Betty Shikles of Boonville; three sons Chris Shikles and wife Kim of Boonville, Brett Shikles of Columbia, Blake Groves of Columbia; two daughters Johanna Johns and husband Jason of Boonville, Sarah Groves of Columbia; five sisters; seven grandchildren; one great grandchild.

Richard was employed by the University of Missouri.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 pm Monday August 13, 2012 at Davis Funeral Chapel in Boonville.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Boonville High School boys and girls basketball program.

Arrangements by Columbia Cremation Care Center, Columbia, MO. 573-874-3635