Richard "Rick" Lee Sparks, II, 49, of London died unexpectedly Friday, July 24, 2020 in Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus.
Born May 5, 1971 in Columbus; he was the son of Beverly Lacey (Loughry) and Richard Lee Sparks, I.
Rick had been a firefighter with Central Townships for almost 20 years and also worked for Target Distribution.
Survivors include his wife Amanda (Wiggins) Sparks, daughter Natasha Young and her children Brandon, Meleigha and Kamdyn, son Christian Sparks and daughter Harmonie Wiggins and her children Bear and Sabastian; aunt Patricia Wiegand and her sons Stacey (Ruth) Wiegand, Lance Wiegand, Alan Wiegand and Mark Wiegand, aunt Carol (Bill) Parker and their daughter Kristal Parker and uncle Robert (Mel) Sparks.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son Aaron Berg and cousins Rocky Wiegand and Tim Sparks.
Friends may call at the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London from 2-7 PM Sunday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 1:00 PM Monday, August 3, 2020. Interment will follow in Paint Memorial Cemetery.
The family suggests memorials in Rick's name be sent to the Fallen Firefighters Foundation at www.firehero.org.
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