Wayne R. ‘Rick’ Ennis
Aug. 20, 1953 — Feb. 11, 2019

Wayne R. “Rick” Ennis, age 65 years, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. He was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 20, 1953, to Wayne G. and Patricia A. (nee Earhart) Ennis. Rick was raised in Hubertus and attended Germantown High School. On June 20, 1980, he married Jane M. Ehley in Phoenix, and they began their family. Rick was the owner/operator of NS Trucking Co. His interests were racing, trucks, camping, motorcycles, classic cars, trips to Florida, and hunting, but he especially loved to spend time with his family.

Rick is survived by his wife, Jane; son, Wayne (Katie); granddaughter, Lydia; his mother, Patricia (the late Jim) Alexander; sister, Cheryl (Tom) Tavernia; brother, Lee; father-in-law, Jim (Regina) Ehley; sisters-in-law Jacki (Huntz) Gonzales, Janice (Robert Carroll) Ehley, Jodi Lange, Nancy (Ted Zink) Ehley, Nadine (Terry Wynn) Serchen and Elaine (Chris) Wolf; brother-in-law James (Jackey) Ehley, and sister-in-law Darlene Ennis. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne, and mother-in-law, Elli Ehley.

A memorial service for Rick will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI 53095, with Pastor John Bass presiding. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday, Feb. 16 from 11:00 a.m. until time of service.


The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. For more information, call 262-338-2050 or visit www.phillipfuneralhome.com.