Richard J. Anderson Jr., 50, Inverness, died Aug. 15, 2013.
""Rick"" was born Sept. 30, 1962, in Pequannock, N.J., to Richard and Barbara Anderson Sr. and came to this area in 1975. He was a former private detective and owner of Advanced Investigations. Rick enjoyed building and racing cars, hunting and spending time with his family. He also was an avid firearms collector and enjoyed target practice with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Robin Anderson, Inverness; seven children, Richard J. Anderson III and his wife Mallory of Crestview, Fla.; Camron Anderson of Crystal River; Alex and Devin Anderson of Beverly Hills; Jackson, Samantha and Taylor Anderson, all of Inverness; his mother, Barbara Frey Anderson, of Crystal River; two sisters, Jaymie and Terrie Anderson, both of Crystal River; and three grandchildren, Summer, Paisley and Brantley Anderson, all of Crestview. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard J. Anderson Sr., and his daughter Brittany.
Rick's family will receive friends at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20. There will be a Celebration of Life beginning at 6 p.m. with friends and family participating. Cremation arrangements will follow.