Ernest M Seubert, formerly of Cedar Grove NJ, passed away on February 13, 2021, at the age of 91. He is survived by his loving fiancée Maryann Egan, his children Debbie Griffith (Todd), Beth Hase (Bill), Kathy Pride (John) and Ernest Jr (Kathleen Milano), his sisters, Barbara Lambart (and her late husband, William) and Elizabeth Tiller (Ernie), step-children, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was pre-deceased by his first wife Doris Seubert, his second wife Annette Seubert, his brother Henry Seubert, his step-son Stephen Egan and his parents, Adam and Barbara (nee Mueller) Seubert.
Visitation will be on Monday February 22, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Bizub-Parker Funeral Home, 47 Main St, Little Falls NJ. Burial will be private. Due to COVID 19, mask and social distancing are required at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers please donate to the US Bicycling Hall of Fame Seubert Memorial Donations.
Ernie was born in Ridgewood, Queens, NY and has resided in Sparta, NJ; Cedar Grove, NJ; Little Falls, NJ; Woolwich, NJ and finally Monroe Township, NJ.
Ernie participated in the sport of bicycling as both an athlete and volunteer. He served as the cycling road coach for the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich and was the Assistant Chef de Mission of the US Olympic Committee at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.
For more than 30 years, Ernie served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Amateur Bicycling League of America, including four years as its president. He also served in a similar role for the US Olympic Committee, with a four-year stint on its Executive Committee. In 2002 he was recipient of the US Olympic Committee’s “President Award”. Ernie was a member of the US Bicycling Hall of Fame’s Board of Directors starting in 1996, serving as its president for four years, and a member of the Executive Committee where he chaired the Nominations and Selection Committee. Recognized for his decades of varied contributions to the sport, Ernie was inducted into the Hall in 1994.
Ernie enjoyed a full life as a father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and great uncle plus he had a rewarding career as an insurance broker most recently with Campbell Solberg Associates in New York City, NY. He enjoyed playing tennis and loved to travel, especially vacationing with Maryann and family.
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US Bicycling Hall of Fame Seubert Memorial Donations