Lester J. Berberick, age 90, resident of rural Plymouth, Ohio passed away on Thursday, September 27, 2012 in the Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky, Ohio.
He was born on June 30, 1922 in Bellevue, Ohio to the late Alexander and Ida Rose (Holmer) Berberick. Lester was a life long farmer who quoted that farming was always in his heart.
He enjoyed planting a seed and watching it grow. He also had worked at the former Herrbrand Company in Fremont as a young man and later worked and retired from Pioneer Rubber where he was a security officer. He was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Plymouth and accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior on November 9, 2010. Lester enjoyed working with horses and cutting firewood.
He is survived by his three daughters, Helen (John) Westbrook of Willard; Lu Maurer of Shelby; and Cindy (Rick) Paulo of Willard; two grandchildren, Ashley Maurer of Shelby; and Levi (Lana) Maurer of Lakemore, OH.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, June M. Berberick in 2009; a son-in-law, Paul Maurer, Jr.; and six siblings, Esther Harris; Loretta Deuchler; Edmund Berberick; Marie Sears; Leo Berberick; and Rosalie Neuroth.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Pastor J.C. Church officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Plymouth, Ohio. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com