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James R Lefebvre

February 27, 1929 ~ February 27, 2020 (age 91)


Lefebvre, James R. "Dick", age 91 of Eaton, OH passed away peacefully on February 27, 2020. He was born in Canton, IL to the late Leo and Ethel (Mead) Lefebvre. Dick was an accomplished athlete in track, running hurdles at both the University of Arkansas and the University of Illinois.  He spent most of his working career as a business man, owning and operating a Ben Franklin store in Lisbon, OH for 36 years.  Dick was a nationally recognized watercolor artist and a signature member of the Ohio Watercolor Society, the Pittsburgh Watercolor Society and a long standing member of the National Watercolor Society. He was also an avid golfer, snow skier and fly fisherman. Dick is survived by his daughters Elizabeth J. Lefebvre and Rebecca A. Lefebvre Davis, his grandchildren Matthew (Jamie) Davis, John Davis, Mark (Lillian) Davis, Sarah Muslim and Aaron Muslim, 6 great grandchildren and numerous extended family members and friends. Private services per Dick's request.

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