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Richard E. Menear, Jr.


Richard E. Menear,Jr., 66, of Lower Swatara Township, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in M.S. Hershey Medical Center.

Richard was born on January 31, 1951 in Harrisburg, PA and was the son of the late Richard E. and Dorothy (Cookson) Menear, Sr.

He was a graduate of Hershey Vocational Technical High School and US Army Veteran who served in Korea. Richard also was a mechanic for the former Fruehauf Trailer Corporation for over 21 years. He was a member of Conewago Rod & Gun Club. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and boating.

Surviving are his sister, Marilyn and her husband Samuel Demey, of Harrisburg, his nephew, Matthew Demey, of Middletown and two great nephews, Jarit and Thomas Demey.

Services will be held on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, PA. Viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Hillsdale Cemetery, Middletown, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Richard may be made to Penn State Cancer Institute, 400 Hershey Drive, Hershey, PA 17033.

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