Robert Stephen Rider, 68, of Sedalia Missouri, died on September 24th 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Youngstown, Ohio.
He was born in Baltimore, Maryland on April 9, 1953 to the late Osborne and Margret Smith Rider.
On July 10, 2010 he was united in marriage to Theresa Bolan Yoor Rider at Sacred Heart Church in Sedalia, Missouri.
He received his degree in Mechanical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University and specialized in manufacturing food service equipment. He retired from Duke Manufacturing where he worked for fifteen years in Sedalia Missouri. He was a member of Saint Vincent DePaul Parish Sacred Heart Chapel. He loved to relax on the porch, tell jokes, and have philosophical arguments.
He is survived by his loving wife Theresa Rider, three daughters Dawn Rider (Kurt Hyman) Mary Rider and Corina Rider, stepson Bruce Mitchell Yoor, brothers Frank Rider (Joanne), Larry Rider, sisters Holly Emmerich (Paul), Margaret Susan McLean (Charles), Marian Dubiel. Granddaughter Kino Rider, many brothers and sisters-in-law, numerous cousins and nephews and nieces.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his oldest brother Patrick Rider.
There will be a Requiem Mass of Christian Burial held at 11:00 am on Friday, October 1, 2021 at Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Vienna, Ohio with Father John Fongemie F.S.S.P.as officiant. Family and friends may pay their respects to Robert from 10:00 am until 10:50 am prior to mass in the narthex of the church.
Bury will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Youngstown.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi & Santucci Funeral Home, 4221 Market St., Boardman.
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