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Richard M Eyerly

Richard M. Eyerly, age 82, formerly of Columbia Avenue, Bloomsburg, died at 7:05 a. m. Thursday, May 7, 2020 at The Gardens of Orangeville where he resided since November, 2018.

Born in Bloomsburg on November 10,1937, he was a son of the late Marland E. and Margaret V.  (Linker) Eyerly. He was a 1955 graduate of Bloomsburg High School and also attended the former Bloomsburg State College.

Richard worked at the former Magee Carpet, Bloomsburg on two occasions for a total of 37 years, retiring in 2000. In between his employment at Magee, he was employed by the Kawneer, Corp.  Bloomsburg for several years. He was a lifelong member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Bloomsburg.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gordon Eyerly.

Richard is survived by a son, Mark Eyerly, and his wife Kathleen of Downingtown and a daughter, Marilyn, wife of Robert Lockard, Narvon; four grandchildren: Isabella Eyerly, Katherine Eyerly, Kevin Lockard, Heather Lockard and his former wife of 50 years, Patricia (Kile) Eyerly of Gordonville.

Private services will be held. Interment will be in Elan Memorial Park, Lime Ridge.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home, 325 Market St., Bloomsburg.

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Richard you will be sadly missed. You are now in the Lord's arms.Rest In Peace My Friend.

Don Andrews Jun 2 2020 12:00 AM

Sending comfort to you all. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Susan Whitenight Peritz May 11 2020 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy to Mark and family. Thinking of you in this difficult times.

BHS Class of '77 May 11 2020 12:00 AM

Good times with Dick at McDonalds. What a great man. Enjoyed the time I was able to spend with him. Will miss him. Rest In Peace my friend. Dick Mapes

Dick Mapes May 10 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Eyerly

Minette May 10 2020 12:00 AM

I remember dick and pat and Marilyn. also remember doc and Margaret and boating on Harveys lake. Dick was my brothers age (he died at 53) Condolences to Marilyn and Mark

bob reed May 10 2020 12:00 AM

My sympathies to Pat, Mark and Marilyn. Remembering the good times. Susan Bradley Eyerly

Susan Bradley Eyerly May 10 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Eyerly

Molly Conard Gottstein May 10 2020 12:00 AM

Sending sympathy to Pat, Mark ,Marilyn and families. I have many fond memories of fun times at your house ! Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers!
Patti and Dan Wilson

PATTI WILSON May 10 2020 12:00 AM