KURSHNER, RICHARD S. "RENO" 65 - of Vineland, NJ passed away late Thursday evening at home after a brief illness. Richard was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and had resided in Vineland for the past 30 years. He was the son of the late Nathan and Irene Kurshner. Before retiring in 2009, Richard was employed as a Gaming Supervisor with the Bally's Park Place Casino in Atlantic City. He had previously worked in the casino industry in Reno, NV. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War. Richard was a lifelong sports fan and enjoyed his N.Y. baseball, hockey, basketball & football teams. His home was his castle and he enjoyed spending time at home watching his beloved N.Y. Yankee's on the T.V. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Denise M. (nee Robinson); Sister, Gail Robinson; Aunt & Uncle, Carol & Jesse Harris; Uncle & Aunt, Anthony & Florence Yore; Cousin, Brian; And lifelong friend, Joel Garrel as well as several cousins. Relatives & friends will be received on Tuesday November 19, 2013 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland,NJ where his funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 pm. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the Inspira Hospice, P.O. Box 160, Bridgeton, NJ 08302 or to the , SJ Reg., 1851 Old Cuthbert Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. To e-mail condolences & or tributes, please visit www. pancoastfuneralhome.com
This obituary was originally published in The Press of Atlantic City.