- Local Guide
Richard David Good, 67, Punxsutawney, died Easter Sunday, April 8, 2012, in Okeechobee, Fla., his winter home, surrounded by his loved ones.
He was born July 29, 1944, in Punxsutawney, a son of Betty J. (Reese) Good, who survives, of Kittanning, and the late Eincel M. Good.
He was a 1962 graduate of Dayton High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in the Korean War.
Mr. Good worked as field service technician for Femco Machine Co. for several years and retired from the South Bend Lime Stone Quarry, near Shelocta, as a mechanic.
He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed camping, traveling, watching the Steelers and NASCAR, and spending time with family and friends.
Mr. Good was a member of the Walston Club, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Elks, Loyal Order of Moose and the Brotherhood of St. Joseph of North East.
In addition to his mother, surviving relatives include two sons, Michael Good of Hanover and David Good of the Pittsburgh area; a step-son, David Conoran of Hamilton; two-step daughters, Raegan (Conoran) Camuso of Harrisburg and Jennifer (Conoran) Humble of Punxsy; several grandchildren, step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren; his loving longtime companion, Beverly Dinger; her two children, Larry Dinger Jr. of Kane and Vicki Palmer of Punxsutawney, and their children; two brothers, Ronald Good of Hanover and Denton Good of Kittanning; and a sister, Patricia Breski of Summersfield, Fla.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a step-daughter, Shelly Rearigh of Dayton.
A memorial service to celebrate Mr. Good's life will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Dayton District Volunteer Fire Department, S. Poplar Street, Dayton, Pa. 16222.