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Richard A. Truax

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“To the Family,I just found out today that "Dick" passed. Totally shocked to hear the sad news.He was a very good friend and classmate of my deceased...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Rhoda Funk - Dover, PA

“I am so saddened to learn of Richard's passing. He was my piano tuner when I lived in York, PA for many years. He was a good, caring, and honest man....Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Paul Zeigler - New York, NY

“I am the new owner of one of Mr Truax's saxophones, having purchased it just before he passed. I have played it every day since I received it and...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: L Gilbert - WA

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“I was a saxophone student of Mr Truax, and a lifelong friend. His passion for jazz, the saxophone, and piano tuning technology lasts through the many...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Scott Snyder - Cincinnati, OH

6 of 8 | Posted by: Elaine Rowell - York

“Dick always made his piano tuning recipients happy. His way of leaving was a mini concert, where you knew he was enjoying the tuned notes he'd just...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Suzanne Manifold - Key Largo, FL

“We will miss Richard at Shiloh UCC! He was an active church member and took such loving care of all the pianos in the church. We will miss his...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Shiloh United Church of Christ - PA

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Richard was born on August 14, 1935 and passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2016.

Richard was a resident of York, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.

He was a graduate of Northern High School in Dillsburg, Class of 1953.

He was a U.S. Army Veteran.

Richard was married to Shirley Marie (Weigard) Truax.

A memorial service and burial will be at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association , 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603. The Koller Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 2000 W. Market St. in York is entrusted with the arrangements.'www.rfkoller.com.