Born on December 13, 1965

Passed away February 10, 2023

Aged 57 years

Much loved husband and partner to his dear Sharon.

Adored and much-loved dad to Ryan and Remy.

Thank you for being our world.

Funeral Notice

ServiceFebruary 20, 2023 - 1:00 pm2 Simpson Street Warrnambool, VIC Venue: 1pm - 4pm Gathering Proudfoots by the River

Family and friends of RICK are invited to attend a Gathering to Celebrate his life at Proudfoots by the River, 2 Simpson Street, Warrnambool on MONDAY (February 20) anytime between 1pm – 4pm. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation in Rick’s memory to A Big Ride, 2023 https://abigride.com.au/page/RickMcInerney


  1. Rick was a great man and he loved his family so much
    Sending heartfelt condolences to Sharon, Ryan and Remy
    He will never be forgotten

    Marnie , Joe, Annalise and Simon Kruyer

    Marnie Kruyer March 2, 2023
  2. Sharon, Ryan and Remy,
    Sending you all my deepest sympathies and sincerest condolences on the sudden loss of your wonderful husband and father.
    Words cannot fully express the sadness and grief I am feeling for you.
    Cherish the memories.
    I am thinking of you all.
    Tony Curtis.

    Tony Curtis February 22, 2023
  3. Dearest Sharon, Ryan, Remy and family.
    We are so sad for you, following the loss of your beloved husband and father.
    Thinking of you all.
    Georga Whiting and family. Xx

    Georga Whiting February 19, 2023
  4. Truly saddened by the dreadful news. A lovely man taken far too young. My thoughts go out to his family at this difficult time.

    Pella February 17, 2023
  5. Dear
    Sharon, Ryan & Remy
    There are no right words to say how sorry we are feeling for you all at this sad time.
    Thinking of you all and apologise that we won’t be able to attend Rick’s service on Monday.
    Melissa & Norm W x

    Melissa Webster February 17, 2023
  6. Dear Sharon, Ryan and Remy,
    My heart is aching for all of you.
    Rick was one of a kind. Our family admired him for his good humoured no nonsense ways.
    I hope you find strength from all your memories of life with Rick.
    McInerney gatherings will never be the same without him.
    Love to you all Raelene, Karl, Bonnie, Francoise and Madeleine

    Raelene Garrett February 17, 2023
  7. Rick,

    You were an invaluable member of the BP Plumbing team for over 25 years. You have left us all with a heavy heart. You were diligent, approachable, efficient, amicable, and kind. Your estimating skills were top notch. You were so proud of your beautiful family – Sharon, Ryan and Remy. We are thinking of you. The BP team.

    David McInerney February 17, 2023
  8. A gentle soul, who loved his family dearly. Taken way too soon. Thinking of you Sharon, Ryan & Remy xx Jodie + Steve

    Jodie Bennett February 16, 2023
  9. Beautiful, beautiful Rick, our treasured cousin, gone so suddenly. My heart absolutely aches for you Sharon, Ryan and Remy! He was a truly gorgeous person, absolutely ‘one out-of-the-box.’ All my love to you all! Danielle Xx

    Danielle O'Brien February 16, 2023
  10. Deepest sympathy to the Brookes and McInerney families on the sudden passing of Rick. Our thoughts are with you all.
    – Bronwen, Steven, Kayla, Peyton and Emmerson Levett

    Bronwen Levett February 16, 2023
  11. Dear Sharon, Ryan and Remy,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all.
    From Lisa Halliwell

    Lisa Halliwell February 14, 2023
  12. Sharon, Ryan and Remy,

    My heart aches for you all. Thank you for the love, laughter, and enriched life you gave our special cousin Rick over the past 20 years.

    He loved you unconditionally.

    We are here for you today and always.

    I hope you can find comfort in remembering the cherished family times you always made the most of.

    Fiona, Tim, Josh and Sarah

    Fiona February 14, 2023
  13. To my wonderful cousin, Rick. What a warm and giving person. You were always there for me – I adored you. My thoughts are with you Sharon, Ryan and Remy. Rick’s capacity to love was enormous and he so loved you all. He spoke about you all with such pride and absolutely cherished you.
    I will miss you always Rick. Tracey XXX

    Tracey Hughes February 14, 2023
  14. Dear Sharon and Kids, we are sending our thoughts to you all. From Jacqui & Anna Gore

    Jacqui Gore February 13, 2023
  15. A much loved member of the Port Fairy Cycling Club, Rick will be sadly missed at Toolong on Saturdays. Rest in Peace mate.

    Dave McFadden February 13, 2023