Richard Alan Pulig, age 74 of Hopwood, PA passed away on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at his home with his loving family by his side. He was born on December 16, 1945 in Uniontown, a son of Michael and Catherine Mogush Pulig.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Cheryl Ann Kubicar Pulig and a brother, Francis Pulig.
Richard graduated from Georges High School in Fairchance in 1964 and California University of Pennsylvania 1986. He retired from Emerald Coal Mine in 2011 and was a life long member of local 6330 Gatway Mine. Richard served his country in the United States Army Reserves.
He is survived by his children: Shayna Dibling and her husband Bryan of Eighty Four, Pa and Shane Pulig and his wife Tara of Smithfield, PA; grandchildren: Katie and Ethan.
A private visitation and graveside service will be held with Rev. Douglas E. Dorula, of SS Cyril & Methodius R. C. Church, Fairchance, PA as celebrant. Interment will take place in St Marys Cemetery, Leckrone, PA.
Memorial contributions can be made to MDS Foundation https://www.mds-foundation.org/donate/ or Pet Search - Animal Rescue and Placement, http://petsearchpa.org/
The Goldsboro-Fabry Funeral Home, Inc., 21 E. Church Street, Fairchance, PA has been entrusted with Richard’s professional funeral arrangements.
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