Richard T. “Rick” Padden, 64, of Birdsboro, wife of Sandra L. (Steinmetz) Padden, passed away suddenly on Monday at Reading Hospital.
Born in Ashland, he was the son of the late Walter J. and Dorothy B. (Lobos) Padden.
Rick worked in quality control and production for Firestone Tire & Rubber Co., SEAMCO, Mack Truck, Stanley G. Flagg Co., Boyertown Casket Co., and LNP Engineering Plastics (SABIC). He was a member of the Skyline Cruisers Auto Club and enjoyed traveling and going to car shows with Sandi. He was also a former member of the Pottstown Knights of Columbus Council 1192. Rick was an avid sports fan who loved to follow the Eagles, Phillies, and NASCAR.
Surviving with his wife of 37 years is his son Ryan E. Padden of Wyomissing; and his sister Denise A. Loshnowsky, wife of Robert, of Pottstown.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, 2:00PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown. Visitation will be Saturday from 1:00PM to 1:45PM at the funeral home. Burial will be private.
Memorial donations may be made in Rick’s name to the American Heart Assoc., PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.