Albert Reich, age 83, of Canton, died Friday morning at Mercy Medical Center following an extended illness. He was born on March 17, 1919 in Akron, OH to the late Joseph and Katie Reich. He resided in Canton most of his life and was employed in the maintenance department of the B. F. Goodrich Co. for 35 years, retiring in 1984. He was preceded in death by his wife, Clover Reich in 1995 and his son, James Reich. Mr. Reich is survived by his son, Robert Reich of Eustis, FL; daughter, Cynthia Pavolek of Miramar, FL; sister, Barbara Brown of Akron and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. At Mr. Reich's request, there will be no calling hours or services. He will be buried in North Lawn Cemetery. The family would appreciate contributions, in Mr. Reich's name, to the Heather Ridge Activities Fund, 905 Pittsburgh Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720. Arrangements by the Reed Funeral Home.