Richard Ivan Koeteeuw "Rik" Ii(1969 - 2013)

Richard Ivan "Rik" Koeteeuw II

Richard Ivan "Rik" Koeteeuw II, 43, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013 in Tallahassee.

A son of Richard Ivan Koeteeuw, Sr., who survives, and the late Nora Uribe Koeteeuw. Rik was born September 3, 1969, in Laredo, Texas.

He was a Regulatory Specialist II with the State of Florida Public Service Commission and had a Bachelor of Science in Criminology from FSU. He enjoyed motorcycles, SCUBA diving and was very active with the Boy Scouts. He had attained the rank of Eagle Scout as well as the Order of the Arrow, Vigil Honor. He had been Chief of the Yustaga OA Lodge and a Scoutmaster.

He is survived by his father; brother, Kenneth Koeteeuw; aunts and uncles, Jose R. Uribe, Christy Flores, Celso Uribe, Susan Talbott and Joanne Koeteeuw Cothern; numerous cousins and friends.

There will be a Celebration of His Life at 4:00 PM, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Abbey Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the . The online guestbook is at


Funeral Home

Abbey Funeral Home and Tallahassee Memory Gardens - Tallahassee
4037 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 562-1518

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on July 18, 2013