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Richard A. Kemp

Kemp - Richard Allen, 69, Johnstown, formerly of Bellwood and Hollidaysburg, passed away Tuesday, January, 26, 2021 at Conemaugh Medical Center in Johnstown due to pulmonary fibrosis. Rick was born July 8, 1951 in Altoona, PA, son of the late Robert and Virginia (Holland) Kemp.  He is survived by a daughter, Tracey Zuiker; 4 granddaughters; sister, Sandra Krise, and a brother, John “Jack” Kemp. He is also survived by special friends, Arthur and Roxanne Gurson. Rick retired from F. L. Smithe after many years of service. He enjoyed camping, ham radios and walking. Rick served his country in the U.S. Army Reserves for 9 years. At Rick’s request, there will be no public viewing or service. The family is being served by the Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, 229-231 First Street, East Conemaugh, PA. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com. Cremation by Laurel Highlands Crematory at Harris Funeral Home.

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Condolences to the family of Rick Kemp. I will remember him as one of my Brush Mtn. brothers. R.I.P. my friend...

Lonnie M Laratonda Jan 28 2021 12:00 AM

When I was dating John we would go down to Rick and pats house and play cards til very early in the morning. We also went camping one weekend with them. We went tent camping. Can you imagine pat sleeping in a tent. We had some really good times the four of us.

Stephanie bonsell Jan 27 2021 12:00 AM