Richard A. Blaschak


BLASCHAK - Richard A., 78; Johnstown, passed away May 14, 2019, after his long and courageous battle with leukemia. Born December 29, 1940 in Johnstown, son of Alex and Rose J. (Kriak) Blaschak. Preceded in death by parents; and beloved wife, Janet M. (Drager) Blaschak. Survived by loving children; Thomas R. and wife, Kimi S. Blaschak, Dayton, OH; and Cynthia M. Stare, Etters, PA; and grandchildren, Jacob, Jessica, Alexander, Brittney and Dylan. A brother of James G. Blaschak and wife Donna, Arizona. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and many loving friends. A U.S. Navy veteran. Retired driver for UPS. An active member of Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic Church including the Serra Club. Funeral Mass will be held at O.M.O.S., 10:00 a.m. Monday, the Very Rev. Mark S. Begly, VF. Committal will take place at Grandview Cemetery. Friends received Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street. Condolences may be sent at "With Rich, you always have a friend."
Published on May 16, 2019
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MIke Stofa
May 20, 2019
One of the best guys to come out of Brownstown ,who was a friend to everyone.
May God bless and keep you always. (Say hello to Benny for me)
Your friend Mike
Matt Popchak
May 19, 2019
Our condolences on Rich's passing. He truly was a friend to everyone. He was one of the greatest guy that I ever got to know. God has a special place for his friend Rich in heaven.
May God bless you all. Again our sympathy.
The Popchak family
Larry Leitenberger
May 17, 2019
Rich was a special neighbor as was his wife and family.we were happy they lived by us
They were wonderful people.
Lee and Donna Wingard
May 17, 2019
We were so sad to hear of Rich's passing. We know how much that he enjoyed his fishing trips to Penns Creek at Ingleby, and we will miss seeing him each May. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We offer you our deepest sympathy.
Rich Kurtz
May 16, 2019
Fellow Brownstown golfer supreme competitor. Always a friendly smile. Eternal peace, Rich...