Richard Van Deusen, 69, of Rockwood, passed on Dec. 11, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in Aspinwall. Born Sept. 30, 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio, he is the son of the late Clark and Ruth (Allen) Van Deusen. Richard is survived by his son Dr. Mathew A. Van Deusen and wife Kathryn of Pittsburgh; daughter Rebecca V. Van Deusen and Kelly Shaulis of Somerset; grandchildren: Alexandrea, Kaylee, Cameron, Aidan, Quinn, Olivia, and Cash; brother, Roger Van Deusen of Cape Elizabeth, Maine; and sister Judy Schulte of Rialto, Calif. Richard was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and served his country in Vietnam as a member of the 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion, Delta Co., 1965. He was a Purple Heart recipient for injuries received in combat. A graveside service with full military honors was held at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, the place of interment. Local arrangements by Miller Funeral Home and Crematory, Rockwood. Online condolences may be sent to www.millerfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Richard Van Deusen, 69, of Rockwood
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