Richard Dick E Moody

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Richard "Dick" E Moody

April 25, 1935 - February 21, 2019

Richard Dick E Moody Richard E. "Dick" Moody, 83, of Leechburg, Pennsylvania, died Feb. 21, 2019, at Hospice in Leechburg, Pa.
He was born April 25, 1935, in Urbana, Ohio, to Harry and Irene (Harrison) Moody.
He graduated from Urbana High School and attended Findlay College in Ohio.
He was a former political columnist and makeup editor for the New Castle News.
He was a past president of the United Press International Editors.
He was the executive vice president of the Greater New Castle Association.
He was active in Republican politics at the state level.
Richard married Nancy Barinka Mawby in October 1981. She preceded him in death on May 30, 2006.
In 1989, Richard and Nancy opened A-K Supply Company in Leechburg. Richard continued to operate the business for 36 years until he was incapacitated.
Richard is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Moody, of Leechburg; a stepdaughter, Andrea (Olli) Mawby Tuominen of West Chester; a stepson, Michael Mawby of Philadelphia; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Carolyn Cox, of Urbana.
Richard's cremains will be interned at a later date in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration at theaftd.org.
Published on February 21, 2019
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