Richard "Rick" Paul Stadelbacher

December 4, 1963 ~ January 10, 2021 (age 57)



CLEVELAND- Richard "Rick" Paul Stadelbacher age 57 of Cleveland, MS passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021, at the Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland, MS.
Rick was born December 4, 1963, to Earl Alfred and Anita Jeanne Baggott Stadelbacher in Champagne, IL.  Rick grew up in Greenville, MS, and attended Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School and St. Joseph High School. After graduating high school, Rick attended Mississippi Delta Community College and Mississippi State University. He lived in Memphis for a while and worked with a printing company before moving back to Greenville and working with Mebane Packaging Company. On January 7, 1995, Rick married the love of his life Janie Palacious in Greenville, MS. They moved to Cleveland in 2006 and Rick had his own lawn care business and before his illness, he worked with Rogers Entomological. Rick was a fun-loving hard-working man who dearly loved his family especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed watching tv "The Walking Dead Series", yard work, music, joking, having fun with his friends and family. He was a member of Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church in Cleveland, MS.
He was preceded in death by his father Earl Alfred Stadelbacher and 2 infant sisters.
He is survived by his wife of 26 years Janie P. Stadelbacher of Cleveland, MS, Son Paul (Alexis) Stadelbacher of Greenville, MS, Mother, Anita Jeanne Stadelbacher, of Greenville, MS, 2 grandchildren Brantley and Asher Stadelbacher. 2 sisters, Mary Ann (Odis) Hill of Greenville, MS, and Lisa Jean Cain of Greenville, MS, 2 brothers, Ray Stadelbacher of Greenville, MS and Ronnie Stadelbacher of Winter Haven, FL. He also leaves behind several nieces and nephews and his canine companion Drake.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church in Cleveland. Burial will follow in the Delta Heights Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Cleveland. Father Kent Bowlds will officiate the services.
Pallbearers are Jessie Moncada, Matthew Palacious, George Garcia, Randy Stone, Jerry Serio, and Florencio Y'barra. Honorary pallbearers are Brandon Palacious and Trae Lopez.
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Mass of Christian Burial
January 14, 2021

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church
216 Bishop Rd
Cleveland, MS 38732

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