Clarence D. Rickenbrode

Clarence D. Rickenbrode, 79, of Grandview Avenue, Union Township, Lawrence County, passed away Tuesday at VA Butler Healthcare.
He was born on April 13, 1934, in Chicora, a son of the late Clarence and June (Hayes) Rickenbrode.
He married Margaret S. (Glassel) Rickenbrode on March 10, 1954, and she survives him in New Castle.
Clarence was a shipper for Commercial Intertech of Youngstown, Ohio, retiring after 31 years.
He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving stateside.
Clarence was a member of VFW Post 315 and the Eagles Club, and he enjoyed yardwork, watching TV, hunting and fishing.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Debbie Zong of Bullsworth; his sister, Janet Miller of Chicora; his two grandchildren and his great-grandchild.
He also was preceded in death by his two brothers, Woodrow and William Rickenbrode, and his four sisters, Jane Braho, Dottie Wotus, Ellen Rihel and Sis Williams.
Rickenbrode - Visitation for Clarence D. Rickenbrode, who died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, will be at the William F. & Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave., New Castle, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Funeral services will be at noon Saturday at the R. William F. DeCarbo Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Paul Rihel officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery in New Castle.
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William F. & Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, Inc. - New Castle
926 Cunningham Avenue  New Castle, PA 16101

Published in Butler Eagle on Apr. 9, 2014