Richard (Rick) Vise was ordained a Deacon in the Catholic Church, April 2013 and is assigned to the parishes of St. Robert Bellarmine in St. Robert and St. Jude of Richland. Deacon Rick retired from the Army after serving 24 years. He currently works on Fort Leonard Wood as a government employee since his retirement in 2003.
Rick and wife Susan have been married over 30 years & they have 3 adult children. They have been members of the St. Robert Bellarmine Parish since 1996 of which Susan worked as the parish secretary for four years. Prior being called to the diaconate, Rick as the presidents the pastoral council and as well as the parish youth minister & Confirmation coordinator.
Besides serving on the Board of Directors for Good Samaritan of the Ozarks, Rick also serves on the Board of Directors for Camp Maccabee of the Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City.
Deacon Rick enjoys working in the yard, fishing and other outdoor activities.