Richard Driehorst

Obituary of Richard Driehorst

Richard G. Driehorst age 58 yrs of Erial, NJ passed away on June 1, 2017.

Richard is predeceased by his father, Glen Driehorst and mother Florence Driehorst (nee Chambers), and Albert & Anne Harmon, his grandparents who lovingly raised him. He is also predeceased by his sister, Shirley Driehorst.

He is survived by his loving wife Carol Driehorst, sons Allen Fox (Theresa Chaparro), Matthew Fox Sr (Arista Sedivi), Richard Beikman (Christine). He is also survived by his brother John Driehorst (Michaline). Grandfather to Theresa Fox, Brittany Fox, Matthew Fox, Jr., Victoria Fox, Alexandra Fox, Leah and Haleigh Beikman, Alayna Fox and Caleb Fox. Uncle to Miranda and Johnny Driehorst.

Richard was a driver for the New Jersey Department of Transportation where he worked for over 20 years.  Richard also enjoyed toiling in the yard working with landscaping and spending time with his wife and grandchildren. For Richard his family always came first.  He was beloved by many friends, neighbors and coworkers. Richard and his wife Carol are members of the Erial Community Church in Erial, NJ where Richard was an usher.

Family and friends are invited to attend Richard's viewing on June 7, 2017 from 1pm-3pm and a service will follow at Erial Community Church in Erial NJ. Interment will be at the Erial Cemetery. The family has extended an invitation to attend a luncheon following the services at the church.