Romal E. ‘Gene’ Richie Jr.

Oct. 18, 1931 - Jan. 17, 2020

Romal E. “Gene” Richie Jr., 88, Duncansville, died Friday at the Winds at Mattern Orchard. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Romal and Lena (Merlonghi) Richie Sr. He married Rita C. Weber. Surviving are three daughters: Rita Edley, LaDonna Daisley and Elisa Cekovic; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Jeanne Cansler and Dolores Williams. He was preceded in death by his wife; a son, Eugene Richie; and a brother, Ronaldo Richie. At the request of the deceased, a celebration of life service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Santella Funeral Home.