Richard Berish

Obituary of Richard A. Berish

Richard A. Berish, 86, of Harford, PA passed away, Sunday, October 6, 2019 at his home.  Born January 17, 1933 in Forest City, PA, he was the son of the late Michael and Catherine [Petrus] Berish.


He was a graduate of Harford High School in 1951 and then East Stroudsburg University.  He taught school for several years in the DeRuyter School District, DeRuyter NY.  Additionally, he was the owner of Ray's Mobile Homes, retiring in 1999. 


Survivors include wife of 68 years, Joyce [Masters] Berish of Harford, PA, son & daughter-in-law, Richard & Dolores Berish of Loveland, OH, daughters & spouses, Julie & Newton Rector of Richmond, VA, Brenda & Michelle Lavallee-Zoanetti of Baldwinsville, NY, Patricia & Kevin Clapper of Penns Grove, NJ, Susan & Paul Barkal of Greer, SC, 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.


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Services:  Private


Instead of flowers: memorial contributions may be made to First Congregational Church of Harford UCC, PO Box 217, Harford, PA 18823

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