Richard A. Wisnewski


Richard A. Wisnewski Sr. 78, of Doughman Lane, Sandy Creek Township, Hadley, passed away Thursday morning (June 13, 2019) in Sharon Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Mount Pleasant, Pa., on April 19, 1941, to Alex V. and Rose J. (Stanek) Wisnewski.
Rich attended Mount Pleasant High School and served in the Army.
He was employed at Cooper-Jarrett and Preston for many years and finished his career as a truck driver. After retirement from trucking, he worked driving van for the Amish Community.
Rich enjoyed hunting, fishing, trips to the casino, and rooting for Pittsburgh sports teams.
During the 1980s he served as a Little League Coach in Greenville.
He is survived by: four daughters, Annette Staub and her husband, Steve, of Columbus, Ohio, Lisa Runyan and her husband, Larry, of Hermitage, Sheila Young and her husband, Ted, of Chicago, and Melissa Lascola and her husband, Phillip, of New Castle; three sons, Richard A. Wisnewski Jr. of Pittsburgh, Brian Wisnewski of Sheakleyville and Matthew Wisnewski and his wife, Kristen, of New Castle; three sisters, a brother, 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; a granddaughter, Ashley Staub; and two brothers.

Richard A., Sr., 78, of Doughman Lane, Sandy Creek Township.
Memorial service: 1 p.m. Sunday (6-23-19) in LOUTZENHISER-JORDAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, with Rev. Jerry Bell of Bethel Life Worship Center, officiating. Greenville VFW Post 3374 will render military honors at the conclusion of the service. Visitors are welcome to sign the online guest book and view a video tribute at
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3 posts

Tonya David
Jun 19, 2019
He was such a great guy. Always had his children's best interests at heart. Mr. Wiz you will be missed.
Billie Goggins
Jun 15, 2019
You were a kind man with a great sense of humor thank for all the laughter and good time. God bless you in heaven you will be sadly missed ❤
Judy Young
Jun 15, 2019
Always enjoyed spending time with Rich at family gatherings. Always a twinkle in his eyes. He will be missed.