Richard J. Ruszkowski, 72, of Falconer passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (June 4, 2019) in his home.
He was born January 26, 1947 in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of John A. Ruszkowski and Mary Frances Golnoski Ruszkowski.
Richard was a graduate of Ramsey High School, Mt. Pleasant, PA and was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving from 1966 to 1972.
In earlier years he was employed by Blaney Farms in Perryopolis, PA and prior to retirement was employed by Spanish Gates Apartments.
Richard enjoyed refinishing furniture, antique and classic car shows, bowling and shooting pool. He had played in various bowling and pool leagues.
Surviving are his wife Carol L. Felgar Ruszkowski whom he married March 6, 1969 in Winchester, VA; two children: Laura Ann (Jeff) Vensak of Champion, PA and Brian (Brittany) Ruszkowski of South Dayton, NY; three grandchildren: Nicholas Ruszkowski, Isabella Utley, Lucas Ruszkowski; his mother Mary Frances Ruszkowski of Mt. Pleasant, PA; a brother Michael (Susan) Ruszkowski of Mt. Pleasant, PA; a sister Jacquelyn (Scott) Turek of Alabama and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father John A. Ruszkowski.
At Richard’s request no services or visitation will be observed.
Memorial contributions may be donated to a charity of one’s choice.