Richard A. Conrad

Oct. 6, 1945 – Jan. 7, 2019

Richard A. Conrad, 73, Altoona, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday at UPMC Altoona.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Chester A. and Elizabeth J. “Betty” (Suckling) Conrad.

Surviving are a brother, Terry and wife, Joyce, of Johnstown; a nephew, Terry L. Conrad Jr. and wife, Genevieve, of Berwyn; a great-nephew, Terry L. Conrad III of Berwyn; two aunts: Ethel White and Jean Conrad; and two cousins: Janet Bailey and Ann Nardulli.

Richard had been a member of the former Fourth Lutheran Church, Altoona.

A special thank you for Richard’s care is extended to UPMC Altoona’s Intensive Care and Palliative Care Units, and for the loving care shown to him by Skills of Central PA, who have cared for him for the past 47 years.

Friends will be received from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., Juniata, the Rev. Paula Schmitt officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Richard’s name would be appreciated to Skills of Central PA, 805 Chestnut Avenue, Altoona, 16601.