Richard Anthony Mancuso, 76, of Warren, PA., passed away on

Thursday, July 07, 2016 at the John and Orpha Blair Hospice

residence surrounded by family after a two year illness. He was

born March 29, 1939, a son of the late Ralph and Rose Lucia

Mancuso. He was a 1956 graduate of Warren High School and a

1961 graduate of Fenn College, now Cleveland State University

with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering. In 1963, he

graduated from the University of Toledo with a Master’s Degree

in Mechanical Engineering. He had a fifty year engineering

career working for Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington; NASA

in Sandusky, Ohio; Owens Illinois in Toledo, Ohio and a forty-

seven year career with Struthers Wells, Warren, PA., retiring in

2014 as Vice President of Operations.

Richard was a life member of the American Society of Mechanical

Engineers, a life member of the Society of Naval Architects and

Marine Engineers where he helped author a published book on

Marine Engineering. He held professional engineer’s licenses in

the State of Pennsylvania, the State of North Carolina, and

Calgary, Canada.

He was a member of the Conewango Valley Country Club,

Conewango Club, and the Lakewood Rod & Gun Club. He was a

member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church where he served as

Eucharistic minister, usher and CCD instructor.

Richard is survived by his wife, Rita Comberiati Mancuso whom

he married on September 1, 1962 in Warren; a son, Louis and his

wife, Margaret; a daughter, Jeanne; a son Bradley and his wife,

Laura; and three grandchildren, Andrea, Brooke and Seth

Mancuso. He is also survived by his sister-in-laws and brother-

in-laws, Rosemarie and Joseph Massa, Dolores and Albert

Wagner, Janet and Francis Fusco, several cousins, nieces and

nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by

his sister, Mary Lou Mancuso Arey.

Family and friends will be received on Sunday, July 10, 2016 from

5 to 8 P.M. at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East

Street, Warren, PA., where a vigil service will be conducted at

8:00 P.M. Sunday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated

Monday, July 11, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at Holy Redeemer R.C.

Church, 11 Russell St., Warren, PA., with Fr. James Gutting,

Pastor, officiating, assisted by Richard’s cousin, Deacon Joseph

Lucia. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Family suggests

memorial contributions to Hospice of Warren County, Holy

Redeemer Church Building Center Fund, the ALS Association of

Western Pennsylvania or a charity of choice. E-mail condolences

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