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Richard L. Long

AGE: 79 • New Castle

Richard L. Long, age 79, of New Castle, DE, passed away at home after a long illness Monday, April 11, 2016. Dick was a truck driver and member of the Teamsters. He enjoyed lionel trains. Dick was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies.

Dick is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Loretta "Tootie" Long; 3 children: Sandra Harrington (Ben IV), Karen Brumbaugh (Robert), and Richard Long Jr. (Kimberly Ann); 3 grandchildren: Rachael Koch (William), Robert Brumbaugh, and Matthew Brumbaugh; 1 great grandson, Bradley; brother, Robert P. Long (Carole); and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Emma Long; and 2 brothers, Jack and Fred Long.

A visitation will be held Friday, April 15, 2016 from 10-11 AM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Dick's life at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Cathedral Cemetery. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal on Apr. 13, 2016
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