Henry ďRoyĒ Reichenbach,
Jr., 82, of 1202 Bloom Road Danville PA died Sunday, October 18, 2009 at
his residence. He was born March 5, 1927 in Klinesgrove PA the son of the
late Henry Roy and Hazel Dyer Reichenbach, Sr.
He graduated from
Danville High School. He served as a medic in the United States Army during
World War II. He was employed by Bakerís Tire Shop in Northumberland PA,
Deitrichís Dairy in Danville PA, Beardyís Tire Shop in Danville PA and at
Danville State Hospital in the power plant for 30 years. He was also a
self-employed painter painting many churches, businesses and residences in
the Danville area.
Roy was a member of St.
Peterís United Methodist Church Riverside PA. He was a member of Danville
VFW, Danville American Legion, Danville Moose, Danville Elks, Washies Hose
Company and the Sonestown American Legion, He was also a 50 year member of
Danville-Mahoning Lodge #224 F&AM.
Roy enjoyed hunting,
fishing, going on car rides and he enjoyed eating out, especially at
Hunterís Dairy Freeze in Danville PA. He loved Christmas and adored his
cat, Ruthie. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his
He was married for 44
years to the late Miriam ďMimĒ P. VonBlohn Reichenbach who preceded him in
death March 30, 1992. They were married June 27, 1947.
He is survived by two
daughters; Vickie E. Warfield and her husband William of Mifflinburg PA and
Marcie D. Grubb and her husband Donald of Danville PA. Also surviving are
four grandchildren; Traci Meany and her husband Joe, Billy Warfield, Rebecca
Grubb and Danielle Miller and her husband Mark. He is also survived by
three great-grandchildren; Brittany, Joey and Owen. He is also survived by
one sister, Jeanie Godec of Ohio and many nieces and nephews. He was
preceded in death by two brothers; Franklin and Gordon Reichenbach and five
sisters; Edna Appleman, Ruth Stigerwalt, Betty Bankes, Annie Dewald and
Helen Reichenbach at age three.
Relatives and friends are
invited to attend funeral services to be held Thursday, October 22, 2009 at
11:30 AM at St. Peterís United Methodist Church 240 Sunbury Road Riverside
PA with his pastor the Reverend Dr. Donald N. Hurley officiating. Burial
will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA. Friends will be received
from 9:45 AM until the time of service at the church. Danville Lodge #224
F&AM will conduct Masonic services at 9:30 AM at the church. Military rites
will be accorded by the Montour County Veteranís Association. Memorial
contributions may be made to St. Peterís United Methodist Church PO Box 428
Riverside PA 17868. Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.