Patrick Henry High School basketball coach dies

The Patrick Henry Local School District is mourning the loss of the high school girls basketball coach.

Rick Schwiebert had been the girls basketball coach for the Patrick Henry girls basketball team for 22 years. He passed away Tuesday at St. Vincent-Mercy Medical Center, after being admitted there for a heart condition.

Coach Schwiebert led his team to three final fours. His team lost in the State finals back in 2005.

Schwiebert leaves behind a wife and three children. He was 55 years old.

Visitation will be Thursday from  2-9 p.m. at the Rodenberger Funeral Home in Napoleon. Coach was also a member of the Hamler Fire Department; a fireman's last call service will be Wednesday night at 8:30.

The funeral is Friday morning at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Chapel in Hamler.

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