Richard Henry Koebel (service postponed until further notice)

It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Richard Henry Koebel, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2020 at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Much loved brother to Gary (Cathy) Koebel of Ottawa, Ron Koebel of Calgary, Dave (Dawn) Koebel of Elmira, Doug Koebel of Waterloo and Glenn Koebel of Waterloo. Much loved uncle to:  Erin Koebel, Heather (Josh) Kleiman, Stephanie (Mike) Koebel, Shannon (Brad) Frey, Benjamin, Jamie and Danielle Koebel. Great Uncle to Zachary, Brooklyn, Hudson, Charlotte, Owen and Harvey.

Predeceased by his parents, Robert Koebel and Catharine Koebel (Quehl).

Rick was a long-term employee at McDonald Westburne Rexel for over 45 years. Rick always had a smile on his face and loved cards, pool, and being with his family and friends. Rick will be dearly missed.

(Service Postponed) The Memorial Reception that was to be held on Saturday March 21, 2020 11am - 1:30pm at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S, Waterloo is now POSTPONED until further notice.  Further information can be obtained by calling the funeral home at 519.745.8445 or

In Rick's memory, donations to Diabetes Canada may be arranged through the funeral home at or 519-745-8445.