In Loving

Richard Joseph Overberg

Oct 21, 1929 – Jan 26, 2014

Richard J. Overberg, 84, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at The Hermitage in Louisa. Born Oct. 21, 1929, in Indianapolis, he was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a graduate of Xavier University in Cincinnati and worked as a research chemist in various industries in New Jersey and Ohio before retiring to Gum Spring. He is survived by Carol Marie Overberg (nee Braun), his wife of 59 years; five children: Paul (Melissa) of Vienna, Va.; Stephen of Louisa; Virginia (Jeffrey) of Somerset, N.J.; Mark (Lisa) of Herndon, Va.; and Robert (Susanne) of Ellicott City, Md.; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brother Norbert and his parents, Edwin and Estelle. He was a member of St. Jude Roman Catholic Church in Mineral and was buried at St.JudeCemetery.