• Born: January 5, 1948
  • Died: November 16, 2017
  • Location: Strongsville, Ohio

A. Ripepi & Sons Funeral Homes

18149 Bagley Road
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Tel. (440) 260-8800

Tribute & Message From The Family

RICHARD J. PREISEL, age 69. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Kachmarik). Loving father of Michelle Safarz (Jason) and Melissa Ode (Chad). Cherished grandfather of Caroline and Austin Safarz. Dear brother of Dennis (Cheryl). Uncle and friend of many. The family suggests contributions to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Funeral services Monday November 20, 2017 at the funeral home 11:00AM. Interment Woodvale Cemetery. The family will receive friends SUNDAY 1 – 5 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).


Condolence & Memory Journal

Thinking of all of you at this sad time . Much love from the Chriest , Katzenberger , Ode and Reagle family .

Posted by Kimberly Chriest - Dayton, OH - Family   November 18, 2017

We will keep Richard's memory alive as we remember the many fun family times that we shared together. Our heartfelt condolences to the Preisel family. He will be greatly missed.

Posted by Joe and Jennifer Brubaker - Olmsted Township, OH   November 18, 2017

"Our sincere sympathy to Patty and the Preisel families. Richard was a great friend, and we will cherish our memories of great times spent together. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time "

Posted by Tim and Nancy Migchelbrink - North Royalton, OH   November 18, 2017

Dear Pat;
With our deepest sympathy on the passing of Richard. Ron and I have all of you in our prayers and will be thinking of you!

Ron, Patty, Mike and Nick

Posted by Ronald and Patricia, Mike and Nick Kachmarik - North Royalton, OH - Family   November 17, 2017