Richard William Lichtinger age 70, of Lake City, passed away Friday, February 7, 2020 at UPMC Hamot following an extended illness.
He was born in Erie on November 18, 1948 a son of Virginia Schmidt Lichtinger of Erie and the late Richard E. Lichtinger.
He was a 1968 graduate of McDowell High School served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War.
Richard worked as a machinist for Eriez Magnetics for over 30 years. He was a amateur photographer, a Ham radio operator and enjoyed fishing.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by a sister, Starr Redmond and her husband Jim of Harborcreek; a brother, Michael Lichtinger and his wife Gayle of Erie; and four nieces and nephews.
Services were held at the convenience of the family. Arrangement entrusted to the Scott Funeral Home, 2104 Myrtle St. Erie.
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