Gerald K. “Jerry” Reichard, 87, of Warren, PA., died Thursday, August 26, 2021, at Warren Manor Nursing Home, Warren, PA. He was born July 30, 1934, in Blairs Corners, Clarion County, PA., and was the son of Charles S. and Sarah I. Siverling Reichard. Jerry was a Warren area resident most of his life and was formerly of Knox, and Tiona, PA. He was a veteran with the U.S. Army as a Corporal, serving with Artillery from 1957 to 1963. Jerry was employed with G.T. E. Sylvania for 34 years, retiring in 1992. He was a member of the Machinists Union IAM993 and Quarter Century Employee, North Star Masonic Lodge where he was a 33rd degree Mason, Grace United Methodist Church, Warren Eagles Aerie, Warren Antique Car Club, Lakewood Rod & Gun Club. He was a lifelong mechanic, whom especially enjoyed refurbishing his 1962 Ford T Bird and 1971 Ford Ranger Truck and won numerous trophies at various car shows. He was an avid WWF fan, Nascar, Indy Car and Dirt Track racing. He enjoyed being an Artic Cat Snowmobiler and bowling with the former Penn Bowling Buck and Doe bowling league. He was an avid poker player and lover of dogs. He was always known for his impeccably clean cars.
He is survived by his daughter, LuAnn Munksgard and husband, Dennis of Warren, PA., 2 Granddaughters – Danielle Munksgard Pearson and husband, Rev. Rich Pearson of Stoystown, PA., Shallin Shelby and husband, Tim of Middletown, R.I, 1 Great Granddaughter – Aliza Cristina Shelby and 1 Great Grandson – Landon Timothy Shelby of Middletown, R.I., 1 Brother – Ronald Reichard of Sun City, AZ, several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Connie L. Mauk Reichard whom he married July 19, 1952 in Warren, PA., who died September 20, 1995, 3 Brothers – Stanley, Robert and Leonard Reichard, 2 Sisters – Patricia English and Helen Engle, ½ Brother – Raymond Pete Siverling.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Monday, August 30, 2021, from 6 to 8 P.M. Face masks and social distancing will be observed, and further visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral at 11:00 A.M at Grace United Methodist Church, 501 Pennsylvania Avenue East, Warren, PA., on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, with
Rev. Rich Pearson, grandson-in-law, Pastor of Kantner United Methodist Church and granddaughter, Danielle Munksgard Pearson, Co-officiating.
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Entombment will be in the Mausoleum of the Ascension at St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery where full military honors will be conducted by the Sheffield/Clarendon V.F.W. Honor Guard and members of the U.S. Army personnel. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA., 16365 or Grace United Methodist Church. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.