Rick L. Seifert, age 67 of Toledo, Ohio, formerly of Defiance, passed away on Friday, April 9, 2021 at The Lakes of Monclova in Maumee, Ohio.
He was born on December 22, 1953 to Leo and Marjorie (Geiger) Seifert in Defiance, Ohio. Rick was a 1971 graduate of Ayersville High School. He earned his Bachelor's Degree from Defiance College, and was a 1975 graduate from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. He worked as a Funeral Director and Embalmer for over 25 years at various funeral homes in Northwest Ohio and Indiana until his retirement in 1992. Rick was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church in Toledo. He enjoyed singing, reading, and camping. Rick will be remembered by many for his kind and compassionate nature.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his sister, Pamela Seifert.
Visitation will be held from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Schaffer Funeral Home in Defiance. A funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm at the funeral home, with Deacon Jeff Mayer officiating. Due to pandemic restrictions, masks and social distancing are required. Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to Little Flower Catholic Church in Toledo, Ohio.
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