Richard P. Schauer

Richard P. Schauer, 104, a resident of Pinecrest Manor and formerly of 819 Johnsonburg Road, St. Marys, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Pinecrest Manor, after a brief illness.

He was born June 13, 1912, in St. Marys, son of the late George and Barbara Geitner Schauer. He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended St. Marys Schools.  Richard was a retired employee of St. Marys Carbon, retiring in 1974, after 32 years of service.

On February 6, 1940, in the Sacred Heart Church, Richard married Marie V. Clonan, who preceded him in death on January 21, 2014.

He is survived by a daughter, Sylvia Marie Stauffer and her husband Walter of St. Marys; a granddaughter, Lisa VanAlstine of St. Marys; and by one great granddaughter, Ciara VanAlstine.

In addition to his wife and parents, Richard was preceded in death by a grandson, Jeffrey Lamb; a sister, Floretta Weinhart; and by seven brothers, Norman, Walter, Urban, Gilbert, Clarence, Wilfred, and Howard Schauer. He was the last member of his immediate family.

Richard was the oldest member of the Sacred Heart Church. He enjoyed gardening and going to camp.

There will be no visitation.

A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Eric Vogt, OSB, officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Sacred Heart Church, 337 Center Street, St. Marys, PA 15857, or the Pinecrest Manor, B Wing, 763 Johnsonburg Road, St. Marys, PA  15857.

Dean, Mary & Ryan Hanes July 29, 2017 at 11:08 pm

You are in our thoughts and prayers.
With Deepest Sympathy,
Dean, Mary & Ryan Hanes

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