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Rick L. Hales "Slicky"

March 10, 1957 January 6, 2020
Rick L. Hales "Slicky"
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Rick L. Hales “Slicky”, 62, of Elyria passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 6, 2020 at his residence. He was born March 10, 1957 in Amherst. Rick worked as a machinist for Exact cutting services. He enjoyed all sports, especially NASCAR. Survivors include his sisters Denise (Roger) Pendergrass of Elyria, Pam Mase of Seattle, WA.; brother Skeet (Laurie) Hales of Elyria; many nieces and nephews, especially Danielle Barbee and her family who he was very close to. He was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Joan Hales (nee Sayers); sisters Connie Dawson, Janice Renick.Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria, 440-322-4626. Burial private. In lieu of flowers family suggests those who wish may make donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 38105. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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5:00 PM 1/16/2020 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1/16/2020 7:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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St. Judes Children Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN. 38105


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