Richard W. Carpenter

Richard W. Carpenter, 75, Blue Knob, died Sunday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Johnstown, son of Leonard and Florence (Walk) Carpenter. Surviving are his wife, Rosemarie (Lavely); five children: Stephanie L. Jones of Duncansville, Richard L. of Blue Knob, Brian M. of Johnstown and Mark A. and Steven D., both of Blue Knob; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. At the family’s request, a funeral service will be private. Arrangements are by Matthew R. Decort Funeral Home Inc., Portage.