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February 9, 1938 - October 20, 2021
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Arthur “Art” L Brickner, 83, passed away on October 20, 2021, at 5:23 pm, at Mercy Health – St. Rita’s Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family.
Art was born February 9, 1938 in Continental, OH, to Andrew “Andy” and Veronica “Fronnie” (Liebrecht) Brickner who both preceded him in death. On May 14, 1960 he married Sharon (Jennings) Brickner who survives in Elida, OH.
Art graduated from Kalida High School in 1956. He worked at Ford Motor Company as a machinist and retired after forty two years. Art and his wife Sharon are members at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church. He was an avid fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bears and Cincinnati Reds. Art loved his wife dearly and cherished spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Some of his hobbies included feeding his birds, gardening and family cookouts.
Art is survived by his wife, Sharon Brickner of Lima, OH, children, Keith (Bobbi Jo) Brickner of Elida, OH, Michael (Sheila) Brickner of Perrysburg, OH, David (Karen) Brickner of Bowling Green, OH, Steven Brickner of Tampa, FL, grandchildren, Amy (Judd) Musil of Lima, OH, Jeffrey (Den) Brickner of Lima, OH, Amanda Brickner of Lebanon, OH, Tyler (Megan Leedy) Brickner of Buckland, OH, Joshua Vance of Perrysburg, OH, Michaela Brickner of Perrysburg, OH, Ashley (Jason) Dean of Bowling Green, OH, Courtney Brickner of Bowling Green, OH, Christopher Brickner of Bowling Green, OH, Dillon Brickner of Tampa, FL, Cole Brickner of Tampa, FL, Skylr Brickner of Tampa, FL, great – grandchildren, Austin, Ashton, Aiden, Abel, Grayson and Rhett, siblings, Mert (Mary) Brickner of Kalida, OH, Mary Alice (Don) Partin of Vaughnsville, OH, sister-in-law, Pat Brickner of Ottawa, OH, Shirley (Jim) Bendele of Ottawa, OH and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by siblings, Alice Brickner, Donald “Don” Brickner, Andrew “Andy” Brickner and Frank (Marilyn “Woody”) Brickner.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, October 25, 2021 at 11:00am at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church, 240 W Robb Avenue, Lima, OH 45801. Father Mike Sergi to officiate the service. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery – Elida following the service.
Visitation will be on Sunday, October 24, 2021 from 2:00pm to 8:00pm at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL HOMES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Township Fire Department, 105 West Main Street, Elida, Ohio 45807.
The family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff at St. Rita’s Medical Center for their excellent care given to Art over the years.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.