Richelle J. Kushmanick (1947-2021)

Posted January 7, 2021

Richelle J. Kushmanick, 73, of Jonestown, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at her home. She was the wife of Anthony J. Kushmanick, Jr. They were happily married for 38 years on Oct. 8, 2020.

Born in Lebanon on Aug. 3, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Evelyn Moyer. Richelle retired from Hershey Foods after 42 years of service. She enjoyed camping, thrift stores, and going to the movies. She was an animal lover and is survived by her dogs, Gussy, Alfie, Sophie, and Sabrina, and her cat, Pussy.

In addition to her husband and her pets, she is survived by her step-son, Anthony J. Kushmanick, III, and his wife, Laurey, of Tremont, step-daughter, Antoinette K. Houser, of Lebanon, grandchildren, Alexis Houser, Kenneth Houser, III, Tara, wife of Justin Bennethum, Anthony Kushmanick, IV, Shelby Kushmanick, Harlee Kushmanick, Tyler Lewis, and Salena Lewis, and nine great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. A procession will form at the funeral home at 12:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area, Inc., 7790 Grayson Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17111.

Kreamer & Lum Funeral Home & Crematory, Jonestown, is honored to serve the family.

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