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Mr. Richard H. Seger
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  • Mass. General/North Shore Cancer Center, C/O MGH Development Office
    165 Cambridge St., Suite 600
    Boston, MA 02114

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“papa we all miss and love you, i'll see you again fly high ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kristy Hayward - Lowell, MA

“Dick was a wonderful man.He was always easy going and always willing to help others out.We was wonderful to Terry and took amazing care of her.We...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Isy and Ed Winslow - Beverly, MA

“Barbara, I'm so sorry about your Dad's passing. Sending comforting thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Ratty - Tyngsboro, MA

“To Bob Seger,It was sad to learn of the loss of your Dad. He was a very friendly, talented, and kind man. We knew him in his capacity as "Mr. Fix...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Margaret Connors - Danvers, MA

“Fondest and sincere sympathy to the family and loved ones as they grieve the loss of a very beautiful soul. Dick you will be missed but your memory...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Shelley Zarella and Family - MA

“Rick My sincere condolences to you and your familysusan belleville ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: susan belleville - lynn, MN

“Dick was a very special person. I sold him and Terri their house and they were special to me. Dick missed Terri so deeply after she passed and he...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Macalone - Danvers, MA

“I am so sorry to hear that Dick passed away.My heart and prayers go out to his family and friends. He was a great freind to my mother as welk as her...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Lindy Brooks - CASCO, ME - Friend

“Our family is saddened with the passing of Dick. He was a wonderful caring husband to our mother "Terry" for 24 years. He was a loving grandfather to...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Gelineau - Beverly, MA

“We are so sorry for your loss. I only remember Dickie when I was small as he went away when I was just young. They lived beside us in Bangor Maine...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Dianne and George Holton - etna, ME

“So very sorry to hear about Dick's passing -- I met him through the bereavement group at the Danvers Senior Center -- he was a caring gentleman and a...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Cynthiaf Garber - Peabody, MA

“Our HERO,Father,family man,friend,teacher,cook,gardener,protector,and Uniter.Tears run down my face as I write. You were incredible. There was...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Doug Dean - Danvers, MA

“Sending my condolences to the family& to my Best friend Angella Seger ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Anne Mix - Hudson, MA

“I am so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. He was a wonderful, kind, and caring man. I am so happy that he was a part of my life when I was younger and...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Lindsey Colotti - Beverly, MA


DANVERS- Mr. Richard H. Seger, 80, of Danvers, beloved husband of the late Dorothy (LeBlanc) Seger and the late Theresa (Marciano) Burns Seger, passed away peacefully, at home, surrounded by his seven devoted children.

Born in Bangor Maine, he was the son of the late Richard and Barbara (Cormier) Seger. Raised and educated Bangor he was a graduate of Bangor High School.

An honorably discharged veteran, Richard, at the age of fifteen enlisted in the Maine National Guard where he served until his 18th birthday when he enlisted into the United States Army and proudly served his country as a Paratrooper with the Path Finders.

Mr. Seger had been employed as a Design Engineer and a Tool and Die Maker for Maynard Plastics for over 40 years.

A loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather & friend, he was quick with a smile and loved to tell a good joke. His outgoing personality endeared him to many and all were encouraged to call him Dad. He touched many lives and will be deeply missed by his loving family and many friends.

A resident of the Town of Danvers for the past 17 years, Richard was an active volunteer at the Danvers Senior Center where he was affectionately known as "Mr. Fix It", spending countless hours helping other members with projects around their homes. He drove seniors to their appointments and was always willing to listen or tell one of his famous jokes to lift someone's spirit.

Richard is survived by his children, Richard Seger of Danville, NH, Barbara DuLong and her husband David of Litchfield, NH, Wayne Seger of Lynn, Karen Ahern and her husband Henry of Beverly, Donna Kilroy and her husband Robert of Clinton, Robert Seger of Danvers and Susan Corsbie and her husband Ronald of Beverly, his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and his sister, Roberta Musson of OH. He was also the brother of the late Robert Seger.

Arrangements: His funeral will be held from the Peterson O'Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St., (Rte 62) Danvers, Wednesday October 5th at 10:15 A.M. followed by his funeral Mass in St. Richard Catholic Church, Forest St., Danvers at 11A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Burial is private. Visiting hours Tuesday, October 4th from 4 to 8 P.M. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Richard's memory to Mass. General/North Shore Cancer Center, C/O MGH Development Office, 165 Cambridge St., Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114. To share a memory or offer a condolence please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.