Richard L. Flurie, 51, of Newport, went to be with God, Monday December 28, 2020 at the Harrisburg Hospital with his wife and family by his side due to NON COVID related issues. He leaves behind to join him later, wife, Donna (McGowan) Flurie of Newport, parents Daniel F. and Doris E. (Cramer) Flurie of Newport, a brother Benjamin F. Flurie of Millerstown, a sister Teresa (Flurie) Miller and husband Dale of Millerstown, a nephew Kevin T. Bryner of Harrisburg, nieces Kimberly A. Bryner of Thompsontown and Erika Flurie of South Carolina and several great nieces and nephews and Kaitlen Flurie of Thompsontown and sister-in-law Deb McGowan Roesler of California and her children Zach and Eliza Roesler and father-in-law, Donald McGowan of Newport.
Richard was employed by Roadway/YRC trucking company and a member of Teamsters Local 776 of Harrisburg. He was also a member of the Millerstown Moose Lodge #925, Newport American Legion Post #177 and the Newport Social Order of Owls Club. Richard was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan as well as a NASCAR fan. He loved to fish and hunt with his close friends.
Family will receive visitors, Monday, January 4, 2021 at the David M Myers Funeral home, Newport from 4-6 PM. Burial is at the discretion of the family.