June 5, 2010
35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 6/9/2010 12:00:00
35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 6/9/2010 14:00:00
Robert “Jake” Berberick, age 83, of Plymouth, Ohio passed away peacefully following a sudden illness on Saturday, June 5, 2010 at the Galion Community Hospital. He was born on August. 17th, 1926 in Plymouth, Ohio to the late Clinton and Gertrude Berberick and had been a resident of Plymouth all his life. Jake retired from the former Fate-Root-Heath Locomotive Co. and Bachrach Cattle Company. He was a member of the Willard Moose Lodge and Norwalk Eagles.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Marilyn (Fry) Berberick and two daughters, Mari Seasly of Findlay, OH and Lori Steichen of Chandler, AZ; and one son, Mike Berberick of Dublin, OH; twelve grandchildren (Shaun, Gary, Ashley, Jason, Zach, Erica, Josh, Abbi, Chad, Brittney, Sydney and Lucas) and two great grandchildren.
Jake loved to hunt, fish and trap. He was an avid lover of sports and played basketball with many from the Plymouth area until about the age of 55. He also enjoyed gardening and planting flowers.
Friends may call on the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 from Noon to 2:00 PM where the funeral services will be held immediately afterwards on Wednesday at 2:00 PM with Reverend Robert Bloomquist officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Plymouth, Ohio. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
TO THE FAMILY,SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT JAKE…I REMEMBER WHEN ME AND MY MOM WOULD GO TO DANCES @THE MOOSE HE WOULD ALWAYS B THERE DANCIN…I LOST BOTH MY PARENTS A YEAR AGO SO I KNOW THE PAIN U CAN FEEL…BUT GOD AND TIME HEALS ALL….GOD BLESS YOUR FAMILY…
My condolences to the family. Jake’s work ethic, atheltic and community support was a great role model for many of us that grew up in the Plymouth area.
Marilyn, Lori, Mari, Mike:
My deepest sympathy. As Lori and I would pal around together during our high school years (in Jake’s red pick-up truck) I fondly remember him working in the yard and keeping tabs on his family. He always had a smile and a hug for me; I know he will be missed by many.
Blessings to the family!
My deepest sympathy to the entire Berberick family. Mari and I were good friends all through high school and I remember well the beautiful yard and flowers Jake and Marilyn had at their home. Our thoughts are with you Hazel Kinsel and family.
So sorry to hear of your great loss our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Jake was always so full of life and a great friend. Have so many good memories.
Marilyn and Family
So very sorry to hear about your loss. Jake will be missed by all of the “McConeghy” family.
My deepest sympathy to you! Have you in my prayers and thoughts during this time of sorrow. May the fond memories held deep within your heart help to soothe you during this time of grief. See you in my prayers. Blessings to you.
Marilyn, we are so sorry to hear of Jake’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Love, mar and Ray
Sorry for your loss, Jake was a great person, so full of life. I will miss seeing him around town.
Marilyn, we were so sorry to hear about Jake. Our thoughts, prayers and condolences are with you and your family.
Aunt Marilyn I was very sadden when I got the news. You and my cousins are in my thoughts and prayers. I’ll see you on wed. Love you. Peggy
Marilyn and family, So sorry for you loss. I will truly miss Jake asking me if I still live and the farm!I have many great memories of waiting on you at Country Kitchen. He wil be missed greatly and we must hold on to the memories! Will keep you in my prayers!
Sorry to hear of your loss. Our childhood memories are full of the times that Jake would take us on little hunting and trapping excursions through the fields and woods behind the house.
MARILYN, AND FAMILY SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. WILL SEE YOU ON WED. MAY GOD EASE YOUR LOSS AND PAIN. YOUR FRIEND BARB JONES AND FAMILY
you are in your prayer
the rader family
carl and grace willet
So sorry to hear about your loss. Jake was a great “buddy” for many years and really enjoyed life.