WOOSTER Robert Sean Carmichael, 52, of Wooster passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at his home.
He was born December 4, 1966 in Wooster the son of Robert Blaine and Sharon K. Mandolin Carmichael. He married Angela Bevington on July 21, 1990. She survives.
Sean was a 1985 graduate of Triway High School and a 1990 graduate of the University of Akron on a full athletic scholarship and was a four year starter for the Zips Baseball team. His first coaching job during college was at Bolich Jr. High in Cuyahoga Falls as the boy s basketball coach, he was the assistant baseball coach for the Akron Zips under head coach Dave Fross. He also was the assistant basketball coach under lifelong friends, Randy Montgomery, Keith Snoddy and presently Ben Holt. Sean had also worked for the Ohio Department of Transportation.
Sean was the Triway Varsity Baseball coach from 1994 to the present, served as Triway Athletic Director and Transportation Director, was a member of the Triway Booster Club and the Wayne Co. Sports Hall of Fame.
He truly loved the Triway community and was willing to help any young person, coach, staff member, or player past or current. He loved all Triway Titans. However, his greatest joy was being part of Derek, Parker and ZoÃ« s education and their athletic careers. He was touched that all three chose to wear the #12 just like he did at Triway. He was proud of all their accomplishments but more so of their work ethic, dedication, sportsmanship and personal character. Derek followed his footsteps by becoming an Akron Zip Baseball player while Parker and ZoÃ« became Ohio Dominican Panthers. His mother remained his rock throughout his entire life. His friendships through Triway and the Pac 7 gave him great joy.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Angela are his children, Derek Blaine Carmichael, Parker Lewis Carmichael and ZoÃ« Alexandra Carmichael; his mother, Sharon K. Carmichael; Aunts, Jane Carmichael and Ruth Flinner; his sister, Kelly (Steve) Keller and children, Jamie (Tayler) Yoder, Destiney Yoder (Kai) and Noelle (Byard) Ebling (Gianna); his mother-in-law, Peg Bevington; sisters in law, Tammy (David) Martin and Kyle (Jess) and Cameron (Holly), Lisa Macaulay, Maty, Keaton and Boden; Erica Camacho and Manny, Quincy and Joey. Sean also loved Abby Gindlesberger, Lauren Orlando and Austin Davis like his own.
He was preceded in death by his father, Blaine Carmichael, grandparents, Jim and Julia Mandolin, grandparents, Floyd and Betty Carmichael, Uncle, Larry Carmichael, Uncle, Jim Carmichael and father-in-law, Lewis Bevington.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 3-8:00 p.m. at The Pit at Triway High School, 3205 Shreve Rd., Wooster.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at The Pit at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Tim Broughton officiating. Burial will follow in the Wooster Cemetery.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Triway Athletic Booster Club, 3205 Shreve Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Triway Athletic Booster Club, 3205 Shreve Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at The Pit at Triway High School
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 3-8:00 at The Pit at Triway High School, 3205 Shreve Rd., Wooster.