Richard Lyle Schwerdtfeger
A resident of Wasaga Beach, Ont. for the last five years, Richard Schwerdtfeger passed away suddenly at home on Wed., March 24, 2010. He was 47 years old.
Richard was born and raised in the Morrisburg area and relocated to Wasaga Beach in 2005, with his wife and family. Richard loved the many people, places, and experiences he had while working across the province for Hydro One, finally working at the Barrie Warehouse for the past five years.
Richard leaves behind his sweetheart and best friend, Linda (nee Berman), his children, Adam and Amanda, and granddaughter Isabella. He also leaves behind his mother, Rachel Lefebvre, his step-mother Margo, brother Michael (Lisa), and beloved sister Suzanne (Paul) Lacombe. He will be lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews: Courtney, Tyler, Emma, Amanda Lea, Chelsea, Justin, Kyle (Jovanna), Jessica, Rebecca, and grandnephews Landon, Joey, Adam and Stephen.
Richard was a kind and gentle man who was loved and respected by all.
A private viewing was held for family members Sat., March 27 and Sun., March 28. As per Richard’s wishes cremation has already taken place.
The service will be held at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Ingleside on Sat., April 10 at 11 am.
A celebration of Richard’s life will also take place at the Oakview Rexplex (Lions Den) in Wasaga Beach on Sat., April 17 from 1 to 4 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.