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Mack, Richard DanielRichard Daniel "Dick" Mack, 86 of Wilmington, DE and formerly of Darby, PA died at home on August 12, 2012. Born in Northampton County, PA, he graduated from Northampton High School in 1945. He moved to Darby in the 1950's and lived there until 2008. In recent years, he lived in Wilmington near his son and family. Dick served in the U.S. Navy from 1946 to 1949. He then attended technical school in Chicago to learn diesel mechanics. He worked as a diesel mechanic in the Philadelphia area for many years. Dick enjoyed being a Philadelphia Eagles season ticket holder for 53 years. He married Josephine Horrat in 1949 and they were married 35 years until her death in 1983. He was also predeceased by his daughter, Stephanie Ann Murphy in 2012 and a sister Madeleine Fedorak. Survivors: Survivors include his son Michael Mack and his wife Susan; granddaughters Sarah and Katie, all of Wilmington; sister Virginia Truegon of Princeton, NJ and son-in-law James Murphy of Little Egg Harbor, NJ. Services: Funeral services will be held on Monday August 18, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Williamsburg Chapel at Arlington Cemetery, 2900 State Rd., Drexel Hill, PA where friends may call from 10:30 to 11:00 am. www.chandlerfuneralhome.com 302-478-7100 Contributions: In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern NJ, 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 19103.
Published in Morning Call on Aug. 15, 2014
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