Rico Bortz (December 13, 1938 - March 18, 2007) is a character in Zachary, Grace and Lexia. He is voiced by Joel Kinnaman, along with his triplet brothers, Lava (December 13, 1938 - May 14, 1995) and Moonbeam (December 13, 1938 - June 7, 1997).
Rico Bortz


Personal details

Born: December 13, 1938

Glendale, California

Died: March 18, 2007 (age 68)

Glendale, California

Cause of Death: Leukemia

Resting Place: Chapel of the Chimes

Hayward, California

Death, funeral and cremation/burialEdit


On March 14, 2007, Rico started having blood problems, was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and was diagnosed with leukemia. He died four days later on March 18 at the age of 68.


On March 21, 2007, his funeral was held at the funeral home at the Chapel of the Chimes in Hayward, California.


Rico was cremated and his ashes were buried in the Brookside Cremation Garden at the Chapel of the Chimes in Hayward, California.


Rico's statue is black and reads:

Rico Bortz

Dec. 13, 1938

Mar. 18, 2007