Richard E. Reeder, 73, of Upper Fairfield Township, died at his residence on August 30, 2019.
He was born July 8, 1946, in Williamsport, a son of Earl A. and Grace L. (Entz) Reeder.
Richard was a graduate of Hughesville High School, served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War, and was a member of Muncy American Legion Post 268, 40 et 8, and Highland Lake. He had worked for Smith Trucking and retired as a rural carrier for the U.S. Postal Service. He enjoyed hunting, Nascar, and antique tractors.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother-in-law, Murray Platt.
Surviving is his mother; godson, Robert “Luke” (Tiffany) Hanner; children, Mary Joyce and Brinley Rosemarie; five sisters, Phyllis J. Platt, of Montoursville, Vivian G. (Fred) Welch, of Montoursville, Diane M. (George Jr.) Nye, of Danville, Pamela S. (Robert) Hillegas, of Jonestown, and Deborah A. (Ed) Johns, of Plunketts Creek Township; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.