2102 Northway Road, Williamsport, PA 17701

G. Richard Wible April 16, 1938 - April 4, 2019

G. Richard Wible, 80, of Lewisburg, returned to the Lord on
Thursday, April 4, 2019. He passed away peacefully at home. Dick was
born April 16, 1938 in Mt. Union, PA, to Eugene and Lucille Wible. On
August 28, 1966 he and Janet Bartges from Sugar Valley, PA, were joined
in holy matrimony, and the couple celebrated 52 years of marriage
Dick graduated from Huntingdon High School in 1956 and earned his
degree in aeronautical engineering from Penn State University in 1960.
His professional career included employment at Piper Aircraft, Grumman
Corporation, Cessna Aircraft, as well as a consultant for various
aircraft companies. Dick was actively involved with Faxon-Kenmar United
Methodist Church, serving on various committees for much of his life. He
was also a proud member of the NRA, the PSU Alumni Association, and the
Union County Sportsmen’s Club. His hobbies included hand-loading
munition shells, flying twin piston aircraft, operating radio-controlled
planes, watching Penn State football, and spending time with his beloved
family and his rambunctious schnoodle, Missy.
In addition to his wife, Dick is survived by a son, Richard Wible of
Milton, and one granddaughter, Reagan Wible.

The family will be receiving visitors at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Kaufman Funeral Home, 2102 Northway Road, Williamsport, with funeral services beginning at noon. The burial will take place in private at Fairview Cemetery, Loganton.


  1. REPLY
    Karen Overdorf says

    Janet, I am very sad about the death of Richard. When did you move? Could I have an address? I remember how you were so attentive to me when I had my procedures. May God bless you.

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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Lycoming County SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701