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Richard Szmania

May 20, 1954 ~ November 24, 2021 (age 67)

Obituary

Richard G. Szmania
Age: 67        Perth Amboy

Richard Gary Szmania passed away on November 24, 2021, at the age of 67.

Richard was born on May 20, 1954, in Perth Amboy and was a lifelong resident of Perth Amboy. Richard was a Perth Amboy School Alumni Class of 1973. He retired from being a owner-operator and was leased to Dana Transport in Avenel, NJ. He was a member of the American Legion Post 45. Richard loved his classic cars and would give a helping hand to anyone who needed it. He has a heart of Gold. 

He was predeceased by his parents, Dorothy (nee Kazimer) and Edward Szmania, his sister, Debra Szmania and his brother, Edward and his wife Maryann Szmania.

He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 37 years Karen (nee Ehnot) Szmania and 2 dogs Chumlee and Angelina, his brother in-law, Casimer Witek, his 2 cousins, Constance Devan and Patricia Willette, nieces and nephews.

In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 29, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey 08861

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 30, 2021

10:00 AM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey 08861

Burial
Tuesday
November 30, 2021

HOLY TRINITY CEMETERY
FLORIDA GROVE ROAD
PERTH AMBOY, NJ 08861

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