RICHARD J. "RICK", 69, of Gilbertsville, formerly of Lang-horne. Husband of Elizabeth A. (Pagel) Mealey, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital.
Born and raised in Philadel-phia, he was the son of the late Thomas and Catherine (Clark) Mullen and Harry Mealey; and brother of the late Joan Kline.
Richard was a former Philadelphia Police Officer who was a member of the Stakeout Unit and a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #5 in Philadelphia. He was a Holy Family University and Father Judge High School alumni. He also worked for Aria Health and Montgomery Hospital in Norristown.
Surviving with his wife is son, Jeff Mealey; daughter, Liz Theisen, wife of Rob; sister, Marilyn Cover; brother, Ronald Mealey, husband of Barbara; and grandchildren, Max, Lizzie, Ethan, and Ava.
A Memorial Service will be Saturday, Nov. 30, 11 A.M., at CATAGNUS FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTER, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilberts-ville. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:30AM to 10:45 A.M. at the Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made in Richard's name to Development at Lehigh Valley Health Net-work, 2100 Mack Blvd., PO Box 4000, Allentown PA 18105-4000.
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Published on on Nov. 27, 2013