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Richard A. Andresko

October 13, 1942 — January 10, 2024

Bushkill Township

Richard A. Andresko, of Bushkill Twp., beloved husband of Edith Andresko, passed away on January 10, 2024, at the age of 81. Born on October 13, 1942, Richard was the son of the late Albert and Ruth (Fries) Andresko. He served his country with honor and dedication in the US Army during the Vietnam War.

Richard spent his career as an electrician and welder at Bethlehem Steel, and later worked as a janitor at Nazareth Middle School until his retirement in 2008. He had a deep passion for hunting and fishing, and enjoyed studying the history of the Civil War and World War II.

Richard leaves behind a legacy cherished by his loved ones. He is survived by his devoted spouse of 51 years, Edith (Kavcak) Andresko, as well as his sons, Douglas Andresko and his wife Allison of Pottstown, and Alan Andresko and his wife Jenelle of Allentown. He will also be remembered by his sister, Sharon Ulicny of Bethlehem, and his adoring grandchildren, Eliza, Abigail, Gracelyn, and Molly.

A private funeral service will be held in honor of Richard's life. Expressions of sympathy and condolences can be shared online at The arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of the GEORGE G. BENSING FUNERAL HOME, LLC.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family School at 17 North Convent Avenue, Nazareth, PA 18064.

Richard A. Andresko's memory will forever remain in the hearts of his loved ones. May he rest in peace, surrounded by the eternal light of fond memories.

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