Richard Fishkin

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Richard J. "Dick" Fishkin, 82, of Bradford, formerly of Orchard Place, passed away Saturday (Jan. 5, 2019) at Bradford Regional Medical Center.
Born Jan. 16, 1936 in Bradford, he was a son of the late Abraham and Katherine Friedman Fishkin.
Dick was a graduate of Bradford High School, and attended St. Bonaventure University where he played Division I basketball.
Mr. Fishkin was formerly married to J. Joanne DeMuro Fishkin, who survives.
He was a life member of the Temple Beth El, a member of the Bradford Lions Club, and he volunteered at the Salvation Army Kettle Drive. He was an advocate for animals and supported the SPCA.
Dick was a salesman and supplied uniforms for the ROTC college students throughout the Northeast United States.
Surviving is one daughter, Amy (Scott) Goodman of Dillsburg; one son, David (Janice Hulings) Fishkin of Mount Jewett; two grandchildren, Eric Fishkin and Meghan Goodman; one sister, Charlene Green in Florida; one sister-in-law, Alice Fishkin, of Bradford, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Jack Fishkin, Maurice Fishkin and Jerome Fishkin; and two sisters, Vera Shear and Florence Neu.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., 33 South Avenue from 10 to 11 a.m., at which time funeral services will be held with Kimberly Weinberg, president of the Temple Beth El, officiating. Committal services and burial will follow in Willow Dale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to SPCA.
Online condolences may be expressed at
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Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
33 South Ave
Bradford, PA 16701
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Published in The Bradford Era from Jan. 8 to Jan. 15, 2019
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