Richard (Rick) Scibbe, currently of Hobart, Indiana, born November 13 1954 in Berea, Ohio, died May 21, 2022 at University of Chicago Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Alice Scibbe (nee Merkle) his children Teri Childers (Nathan), Andrea Hofland (Michael), Daniel Doleys (Amber), Joseph Scibbe (Robyn), Andrew Scibbe (Kelsey), Thomas Scibbe (Tina), Claire Knight (Brandon), Noah Scibbe, and Caleb Scibbe along with sixteen grandchildren. He, as well, is survived by his sister Kristen Swihart (Mark) and brother Mark Scibbe (Michelle).
Richard is a graduate of Strongsville High School and Cuyahoga Community College of Ohio. Richard recently retired after more than thirty years of service to Johnson Controls/Simplex-Grinnell. He was an active member of Bethel Church of Crown Point and Hobart. Richard enjoyed home improvement, gardening, cooking, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his father, Raymond Scibbe, and his mother Evelyn Scibbe (nee Golke).
Visitation will be held Friday, May 27, 4-8 pm and a memorial service will be held Saturday, May 28 at 10:30 am. Both services will be held at Bethel Church of Hobart/Portage (704 W 700 N, Hobart, IN 46342).
In lieu of flowers, financial donations can be made to the American Heart Association or blood donations can be made to the American Red Cross in his honor.