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Rosemary (Eichenlaub) Richardson

December 21, 1943 ~ April 11, 2022 (age 78)


Dec 21, 1943 – April 11, 2022

Rosemary (Eichenlaub) Richardson, 78, passed peacefully at her home on Monday. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Ralph W. and Mary C. (Hoover) Eichenlaub.

Surviving are a daughter, Deborah A. Sanders of Hollidaysburg; six grandchildren: Amber, Joshua, Travis, Shane, Mary, and Quincy; six great grandchildren; five siblings: Joan Hampton, Judy F. Fink (Darryl), Majorie A. Goodman (Donald), Valentine T. Eichenlaub, and Jeanie P. Klos (Arthur); an aunt, Olive Neterer; two sisters-in-law: Helen (Dee) Eichenlaub and Irene (Renie) Eichenlaub; and 20 nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Randal Richardson, and siblings: Raymond, Ralph, Kenneth, and Duane Eichenlaub.

Rosemary was a 1961 graduate of Altoona High School and worked a civil service career with the Naval Air Systems Command in Washington, D.C.  After 38 years of dedicated government service, Rosemary retired as a Management Analyst on November 2, 2001.

She was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church, Lakemont.

Rosemary was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She enjoyed family vacations at the beach, birdwatching, gardening and entertaining family and friends.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am Friday, April 22, 2022, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lakemont with Msgr. Michael Becker, Celebrant. Committal at Calvary cemetery.

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Funeral Mass
April 22, 2022

11:00 AM
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church (Lakemont)

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