ETTERS – Richard L. Druther, 76, of Etters, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020, at Harrisburg Hospital in Harrisburg, PA. He was married to Patricia (Klikus) Druther, formerly of Waymart, for 53 years.
Richard was born September 24, 1943, in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Jean M. (Milewski) Druther and the late Leonard H. Druther of Carbondale.
He graduated in 1961 from Saint Rose School in Carbondale. Then he joined the United States Navy for 3 years before he graduated from Penn State University in 1967. Richard was employed for over 35 years with the U.S. Geological Survey. He retired in 1999.
In addition to his wife, Patricia, Richard is survived by his son, David Druther and his wife Christina of Leesburg, Virginia; his daughter, Lisa Hughes and her husband Brian of Downingtown, Pennsylvania; One granddaughter, Brianna and three grandsons, Richard, Scott and Eric. Richard was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ann.
Services and burial will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center of Mount Wolf.
The family prefers donations to be made in Richard’s honor to the Kennedy Krieger Institute at http://bit.ly/druther. Notification emails (ecards) can be sent to email@example.com through the Kennedy Krieger site.
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