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Richard Maiden Pierce

December 29, 1942 May 1, 2018
Richard Maiden Pierce
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Obituary for Richard Maiden Pierce

Richard Maiden Pierce, 75, of Lincoln University, passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at home.

He was the husband of Margaret Jamison Pierce.

Born in Philadelphia he was the son of the late Maden and Violet Taylor Pierce.

Richard was a veteran of the US Army and served in the Vietnam War.

He was employed as a salesman with Herr Foods for 48 years.

Richard enjoyed cars, civil war history and woodworking. He loved his family and cherished his friendships. He was proud of his Quaker heritage.

He is survived by his wife; two daughters, Tina Louise Pierce of Newark, DE and Monica Rae Mowery of Baldwin, MD; and Timothy Ray Rupard; three stepchildren, Louann Spade of New Holland, Rick Richardson of Manheim and Sherry Hamilton of Willow Street; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one brother, Donald Pierce of Gaithersburg, MD; his beloved dog, Joey; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by one brother, David Pierce and two sisters, Gloria Conner and Carol Pierce.

A visitation will be held from 10 – 11 am followed by a memorial service at 11 am Friday, May 11, 2018 at the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 86 Pine St., Oxford.

Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Heartland Hospice, 5 Christy Drive, Suite 103, Chadds Ford, PA 19317.

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11:00 AM 5/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.

86 Pine St.
Oxford, PA 19363

Visitation from 10 - 11 am

Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
86 Pine St. Oxford 19363 PA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Heartland Hospice

5 Christy Drive, Suite 103
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania 19317

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