Paul E. Richard, 84, passed away at his home in Kintnersville, PA on January 5, 2021.
Born August 28, 1936 in Jersey City, NJ, he was the son of the late Lionel and Jennie Richard. Paul is survived by 5 children, 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, his sister Loraine Olsen and one niece and nephew. He was predeceased by his first wife Emma Richard, whom he married in 1961, his second wife Marilyn Black, whom he married in 2011, and his sister Dorothy Richard.
Paul served in the US Army from 1954-1958. He was a successful entrepreneur and president of several businesses including Lamica Corporation and Ergogenic Technologies. Paul designed and built custom office furniture for many locations including the World Trade Center, 911 centers, Library of Congress, and the National Security Agency.
Paul gained his pilot and boat captain licenses and enjoyed his time flying and boating. Paul had a passion for biking and skiing. He was a certified ski instructor and enjoyed his time with the Alphorn ski club, skiing all over the world. He enjoyed his daily walks at the Promenade at Saucon Valley.
Dad was grateful for all the love and support shown by his neighborhood throughout the years. Heartfelt appreciation to Pete and Barbara.
Paul was a long- time member of Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic Church.
Friends and family are invited to attend his Memorial Service, 11 AM, Saturday, January 9, 2021 at MMR, 1325 Upper State Road, North Wales, PA where the greeting will begin at 10 AM. Please remember to wear mask and social distance. A virtual viewing of the service will be available online at the following link: https://mmredeemer.org/mass-streaming. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory may be sent to Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic Church at the above address. .