C. Richard "Dick" Cline
Born March 18, 1924 • Went to be with our Lord on Wednesday, July 4, 2012
C. Richard "Dick" Cline, 88, of Jeannette, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at his son's home, surrounded by his family. He was born March 18, 1924, in Greensburg, son of the late Clarence H. and Catherine E. (Kemerer) Cline.
Dick was an Army veteran, having served during World War II. Prior to his retirement, he was owner-operator of Test Tronics Lighting Industry, located in Jeannette, for more than 50 years. He was a member of The Church in Sutersville. He was also a member of the Greensburg VFW Post No. 33, former member of Jeannette Lions Club and a Mason of the Masonic Lodge in Irwin. Dick was an avid golfer at Greensburg Country Club. He also loved to read, play cards and dance.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Delores (Trawick) Cline, of Jeannette; two daughters, Cheryl Sober, of Sarver, and Karen Orczeck, of Irwin; his son, Todd Cline and his wife, Jo Anne, of Jeannette; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; his brother, Thomas Cline and his wife, Marilyn, of Florida; numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
The family would like to thank Heartland Hospice in Irwin for all their love and care. Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the JOSEPH W. NICKELS FUNERAL HOME INC., 404 Sewickley Ave., Herminie, PA 15637, 724-446-7251. Additional visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., at which time funeral services will be held in the funeral home. Interment with full military honors will follow in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.