|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2012|
Richard Arthur Seifert, of Barberton, Ohio, crossed over into the loving arms of God on August 28, 2012.
He was a lifelong resident of the city of Barberton and married the love of his life Margaret (Ligas) Seifert on June 19th, 1954. He worked for Babcock and Wilcox for 43 years, retiring in 1987. He was a Eucharistic Minister for many years, delivering food with Mobile Meals, giving Communion at nursing homes and visiting shut-ins. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Council 1617 and took part in the Holy Hour program for many years until he became ill.
He was a lover of knowledge and history, sharing all he learned with anyone who would listen. He enjoyed bowling, building with his hands, sports and lively discussions.
After retirement, he and his wife traveled with Gad-A-Bout Tours. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family, especially his children, grandchildren and great-grand-children.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Amelia (Youngblood) Seifert; brothers, Donald (Helen), Robert (Marilyn), Father Raymond Seifert C.P.P.S.; sisters, Evelyn Petit (George), Ruth Oser (Oliver), Miriam Seifert; brothers-in-law, Elmer Petit, Regis Paridon; daughter-in-law, Leslie (Reader) Seifert.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret (Ligas) Seifert; brother, Ivan (Rita); sisters, Helen Petit, Janet Paridon, Marita Zupke (Robert), Carol Hoover (Richard), Joan Wehling (Richard); children, Richard (Linette), Gregory, Joseph, Michael, Mary Ann, Susan (fiancÚ John Boggi), Barb (David) George, David (Theresa), Peggy Carson (Jim); grandchildren, Jason, Nicole, Kaylie, Karla, Kari, Michelle, Caitlyn, Emily, Logan, Dylan, Spencer, David, Casey, Carmen, William; great-grandchildren, Coen, Ravenna, Lily Ann, Landon and Collin.
Holy Cross Cemetery
Created by: Sharolar
Record added: Aug 30, 2012
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