Richard William Schubert

SEBRING- Richard William Schubert, 71, of Beloit passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Canton.

Richard was born in Alliance on April 9, 1942, the son of the late Sebastian and Esther May (Skelding) Schubert. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and retired as a rail worker for Conrail. Mr. Schubert enjoyed traveling many roads looking for the most interesting pieces of farm machinery.

Survivors include his daughter, Tonya (Don) Schubert Baier of Homeworth; and four grandchildren, Nathan Schubert, Hannah Schubert, Rachel Baier and Kristen Baier. He is also survived by two brothers, Elmer (Pat) Schubert of Sebring and George (Shirley) Schubert of Alliance; and three sisters, Elizabeth Peloso of Alliance, Patricia Aberegg of Sebring and Esther Mae (Frank) Dowd of East Palestine. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, John Skelding, a sister, Maryann Lemasters, and an infant brother.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Wednesday April 9, 2014 at Gednetz-Ruzek Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Kimball officiating. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 and the half-hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Interment will be in Grandview Cemetery, Sebring. Military honors will be provided by the Salem Honor Guard.

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