MELROSE, Ohio — Robert Andrew Seffernick, 17, died on March 5, 2014, from injuries sustained in an auto accident.
He was born in Paulding, Ohio, on Oct. 24, 1996, the son of Jeanne Seffernick and Mark Seffernick.
was in the junior class at Wayne Trace High School and Vantage Career
Center. He was employed by Coopers Walnut Ridge Facility and had
previously worked for Porter Auction. He had a love for hunting,
spending time with his grandfathers, friends and family, telling
original stories and working. He had a long desire to be a member of the
US Marine Corps.
Robbie is survived by his parents, Jeanne (Shawn Gribble) Seffernick,
Melrose, and Mark (Tina) Seffernick, Lima; sister, Courtney (Ashton
Duer) Seffernick, Melrose; step siblings, Samantha Boyd, Jennifer Boyd,
both of Arlington, and Jamie Williams of Lima; grandparents, John and
Sue Guyton, Melrose, Steve Seffernick of Delphos; great-grandparents,
Myrtle Seffernick and Jean Ott both of Delphos, and Rolland and Mary
Porter, Grover Hill; uncles, John (Kalyn Miller) Guyton Jr., Wetzel, Joe
Guyton, Melrose, David (Ruby Ann) Seffernick, Lima, Chuck Davis,
Paulding; aunts, Maggie Guyton, Oakwood, Pamela Law of Louisville, KY;
step nephew, John Andrew Boyd; cousins, Trista, Allison, Kelsey, Selena,
Jordan, Nathan, Jericho, Addie Jo Guyton, and Corey Adkins.
preceded in death by his grandmother, Linda Seffernick; and
great-grandfathers, Alfred Seffernick, Chester Ott, and Homer and Methel
(McCullough Aldrich) Guyton.
Funeral services will be
conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10 at Dupont Church of the Brethren,
Dupont, Ohio. Burial will follow in Little Auglaize Cemetery, Melrose.
will be 2 – 8 p.m. Sunday, March 9 at Den Herder Funeral Home,
Paulding, and one hour prior to services on Monday at the church.
Donations may be made to the junior class at Wayne Trace High School.
Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.