Richard F. Schossler

May 21, 1938 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 81)


Richard F. Schossler, 81, of Westmont, passed away peacefully on January 24, 2020. Born May 21, 1938 in Titusville PA, son of Frank and Mary (Laskos) Schossler.

Preceded in death by his parents, and brother Raymond J. Schossler.

He is survived by his loving wife Ann (Dill) Schossler of 52 years, daughter Amy Perdiew (Nicholas), sister Louise Dillemuth (Bruce) and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Dick graduated from St. Joseph Academy in Titusville in 1956 and from the University of Notre Dame with a BS in Metallurgical Engineering in 1960.He was the Director of Metallurgy and Quality Assurance of Bethlehem Steel Corp, Johnstown Plant. He was a longtime member of Sunnehanna Country Club and loved all sports, especially Notre Dame Football. Dick also enjoyed golfing, deep sea fishing, Jazz music, and spending vacations with his family.

He was a gentleman with an infectious smile who will be sadly missed.

Friends received from 5-7 PM on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at the Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd.  Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 31, 2020 at Our Mother of Sorrows, Very Rev. Mark S. Begly. Interment, Grandview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make a contribution to the Cambria County Special Olympics, PO Box 1028, Johnstown PA 15907

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Friends Received
January 30, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Duca Funeral Home - Westmont Chapel
1622 Menoher Blvd.
Johnstown, PA 15905

Funeral Mass
January 31, 2020

11:00 AM
Our Mother Of Sorrows
415 Tioga St
Johnstown, PA 15905

Interment following funeral service
January 31, 2020

Grandview Cemetery
801 Millcreek Rd
Johnstown, PA 15905


Cambria County Special Olympics
PO Box 1028, Johnstown PA 15907
Tel: 1-814-254-1322

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