Richard Allen Funk, 71, of Ardara, passed away Monday, April 26, 2021 at his home. He was born March 6, 1950 in Braddock, a son of the late Luther and Dorothy (Kapostas) Funk. Prior to his retirement, Rich was an expeditor for US Steel and a veteran of the US Army having served during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Ardara United Presbyterian Church and a social member of Larimer Fire Hall. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce (Schueler) Funk; and daughter, Tammi Funk. He is survived by his sons, Richard and his wife Lisa, Grant and his wife, Amy; daughter, Jill Shoff and her husband, Nathan; brothers, Troy, Robert, Albert, James; sisters, Marion Dillen, Judy Varga; grandchildren, Kara, Tyler and Tylor.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 2-8 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A funeral service will take place on Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published April 27, 2021.