Donald E. Rearick

September 2, 1936 ~ September 17, 2021 (age 85)


Donald Eugene Rearick 85, of Allegheny Township died peacefully in Allegheny General Hospital on Friday September 17, 2021.   He was born September 2, 1936 to the late Marshall and Alma (Tarr) Rearick.

A graduate of Arnold High School class of 1956, Donald went on the serve in the United State Navy for four years; enlisting from June 1956 until his honorable discharge in June 1960.  He was a hard and steadfast worker serving as a dispatcher for Comcast Cable Company, where he retired from after 33 years.  Donald remained active his entire life gardening, golfing, fishing, and loved to roller-skate.  He was a lifelong member of the Arnold Volunteer Fire Department No. 1, where he took great pride in serving his community. He was an avid camper, taking many excursions including numerous visits to Friendship Village in Bedford County and Norfolk, VA. 

Donald will be forever remembered and deeply missed by his surviving family; his wife of 43 years, Norma Jean (Allhouse) Rearick; sisters, Lorraine Rearick and Fran (Gilbert) Taylor; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Joan Householder.  

Please join us to celebrate Donald’s life with viewing from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 at ROSS G. WALKER FUNERAL HOME LTD. 217 FREEPORT ROAD NEW KENSINGTON, PA 15068, where a funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 10 AM. Rev. Lanny Mellinger will officiate. Burial will follow at Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell.  To leave an online condolence please visit

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September 21, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ross G. Walker Funeral Home
217 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Funeral Service
September 22, 2021

10:00 AM
Ross G. Walker Funeral Home
217 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

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