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“Dear Donna, I was so sorry to hear of Rick's death. Sue and I were out of town this week and we just returned home and I saw the announcement on...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Rick and Sue Eggleston

“To all of the family I am very sad to hear about Rick I was and still am a customer of United Autos and he was always a very kind man with a smile on...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Fred Reichwein

“Marlene was friends with Margaret Templeton, Robert bought lots of parts from Rick ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Marlene(Ott) And Husband Robert Weaver - PA

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Richard T. Petersen Jr. 69, life-long Hatboro resident, dedicated co-owner and manager of United Discount Auto Parts died Monday, June 19, 2017 at Christ Home, Warminster, PA after a long illness. He was born in Abington on June 22, 1947, a son of the late Richard T. Petersen Sr. and Anna (Dormer) Petersen. He is survived by his life-partner Donna Adams, a son Richard C Petersen of Hatboro and a daughter Jill (Petersen) Burdge of Willow Street, PA. In addition, he leaves three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a brother, Ronald T. Petersen of Dublin. Richard was preceded in death by a daughter Laura (Petersen) Thompson. Rick's heart and soul belonged to his family and his career. He possessed a strong work ethic and prided himself by living by the "Golden Rule." In rare leisure times Rick enjoyed traveling mainly to beach locations along the East Coast and simply tending to his 200-year-old-plus property. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Thursday, June 22 after 9:00 am in Schneider Funeral Home, 431 N. York Road Hatboro, PA and to attend his Funeral Service at 10:30am. Interment at Hatboro Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Christ Home Senior Services, 1 Shepherd's Way, Warminster, PA 18974.

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