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Richard A. Schade

July 20, 1930 ~ September 30, 2023 (age 93) 93 Years Old

Richard Schade Obituary

Richard A. Schade 93, of Bedford, died Saturday, September 30, 2023 at Bedford Colonial Courtyard.  He was born on July 20, 1930 in Cumberland, MD a son of the late Adolf R. and Edith (Ferguson) Schade.  On August 11, 1951 in Cumberland he married Rose E. (Lyons) Schade who survives along with the following family: a daughter Deborah Ann Yarnell widow of Perry, of Fishertown; two grandchildren: Jason R. Yarnell and wife Jennifer, of Lovely, and Ashley B. Hite and husband Carl, of Fishertown; four great-grandchildren: Hailey, Jacob, Allyson, and Brody; and a sister Wilda Brooks.  He was preceded in death by four siblings: Robert Schade, Pauline Perkins, Pearl Schade, and Gracine Golden.

Richard drove for Interstate and Wilson Trucking, before becoming self-employed.  He enjoyed traveling.

Funeral services will be private.  Entombment at Bedford County Memorial Park.  Arrangements by the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, in Bedford.  Our online guestbook is available at

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Bedford County Memorial Park
4426 Business 220
Bedford, PA 15522


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