Retired Cw4 Richard F. Rung

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Retired CW4 Richard F. Rung

AGE: 84 • Manahawkin

Retired CW4 Richard F. Rung, 84, of Manahawkin passed Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Born and raised in Canandaigua, NY, he was a decorated Veteran who served over 21 years in the US Army. His military career spanned the globe, having served in countries such as Japan, Italy, Germany and Korea. After Richard's retirement from the military he was the Purchasing Director at Ramapo State College where he resided in Paramus. Following his retirement from the college he settled at the Jersey Shore in Manahawkin and enjoyed golfing, fishing and boating.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Mary (Musk), a granddaughter, Mary Robinson and a sister, Paula Friedhaber, he is survived by three children and their spouses, Michael and Ottilie Rung, Linda Robinson, Kathleen and Patrick Perna; six grandchildren, Christine, Nicholas, Cian, Talitha, Cordula and Priska.

A Memorial Mass will be offered Saturday, June 21st at 12 PM at St. Mary of The Pines Church, 100 Bishop Lane, Manahawkin. In lieu of flowers, donations to Meridian Hospice South, 80 Nautilus Dr., Manahawkin, NJ 08050 appreciated. Barnegat Funeral Home in charge of arrangements (

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Published in Asbury Park Press on May 25, 2014