Ricky D. Leiting
1958 - 2021
{ "" }
Share Ricky's life story with friends and family
Send an Email
Or Copy this URL to Share
04/25/1958 - 03/23/2021
On Tuesday, March 23, 2021, Ricky D. Leiting, loving husband, father, grampie, son, brother and uncle went home to be with his heavenly Father. Rick was a native to Colorado Springs, born and raised on the West Side. He was a car enthusiast which reflected in his work as the co-owner of Leiting's Auto Sales in Colorado Springs for the last 35 years. Rick was proceeded in death by his father Don, both maternal and paternal grandparents and aunt. He is survived by his wife Joan, three children - Christina Leiting (Beau) Heather Pinder (Hayden), Gabriel Dresback, two grandchildren - Hallie and Harlen Pinder. His mother Arlene Leiting and siblings Debbie and Doug Leiting. Rick's Celebration of Life will be held at 3pm Tuesday, April 6th, 2021 at the Woodmen Valley Chapel, Stone Chapel at 280 E. Woodmen Dr. in Colorado Springs. The service will also be available via livestream @ https://woodmenvalley.org/memorialstream.
The Family would like to thank Pikes Peak Hospice for their loving care and support during this time. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Pikes Peak Hospice or Woodmen Valley Chapel in Rick's name.

To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in The Gazette on Mar. 28, 2021.
Celebration of Life
03:00 PM
Memories & Condolences
Not sure what to say?
6 entries
April 6, 2021
Group of 10 Memorial Trees
Plant Memorial Trees
Sympathy Gift courtesy of
Heidi Kingstrom
March 28, 2021
I have been thinking of Rick and Doug lately and about stopping in and visiting. I will miss doing the with Rick gone now. I remember the family at Coronado so many years ago, those were great times.
Kenneth Patterson
March 28, 2021
Rick was always so sweet and kind. When we were growing up, I spent a lot of time with the Leitings. Ricky was like a little brother to me. Rest in Peace Rick. You are loved and missed.❤
Jeanne Fears
March 28, 2021
All my love to you and your family, Joan at this difficult time. I pray for peace for all all of you, may Rick Rest In Peace.
Linda Bishop
March 28, 2021
R.I.P. Rick, missing you so so much, what a GREAT guy ...my Brother, my Best friend in the world and the most honest smart fun and hard working business partner of almost 35 years I will always Love you :(. See you again someday :)
Doug Leiting
March 28, 2021
Rest In Peace my sweet Ricky, my life will be so empty going forward.
You’re such a wonderful husband and father. We all miss you so much already.
Until we meet again my love. ❤
Joan Leiting
Invite others to add memories
Share to let others add their own memories and condolences