Owner / Funeral Director
Rich is a fourth-generation Tiffinite, his great-grandfather having emigrated here from Italy in 1882. Rich is a graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School, attended Bowling Green State University, and graduated from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. He is a licensed embalmer and funeral director, a licensed life insurance agent, and a licensed airplane pilot. Rich is a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin Kiwanis Club, Knights of Columbus Third and Fourth Degrees, and serves on several area community boards of directors, including the Kiwanis Manor Board, former board member of Tiffin Kiwanis Foundation, is a Past Chair of the Mercy Tiffin Health Foundation, a charter member of the St. Francis Spirituality Center Development Committee, a long time member/advisor on the Finance Committee for the Tiffin City Schools Board of Education, and also is an Advisory Board member for the Willows at Tiffin. He is also a Past President of the Flying Funeral Directors of America. Rich is also involved as an Angel Flight Pilot, as well as a volunteer pilot for Pilots N Paws and Lifeline Pilots.