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Richard R. Nagy

June 12, 1941 ~ April 22, 2021 (age 79)

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Richard R. Nagy, 79, of Allentown, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 22, 2021 while in the care of Manor Care, Bethlehem. He was the loving husband of Susanne T. (Vassa) Nagy with whom he shared over 49 years of loving marriage. Born in Fountain Hill, he was the son of the late Peter and Rose (Barth) Nagy. Richard was a graduate of Liberty High School. He honorably served his country in the United States Army. Richard worked for B Braun as a Mold Injection Operator for 35 years until taking an early retirement to care for his grandson, Seth. He was an avid Vietnam Memorabilia collector and Philadelphia Eagles Fan. Richard also enjoyed going to car shows. 

Survivors: In addition to his loving wife Susanne, he will be lovingly remembered by his daughter Lisa Chase of Allentown; brother Peter Nagy of Bethlehem; grandson Seth Chase and his beloved therapy dog Milo. 

Services: A Funeral Service will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018 where the family will receive relatives and friends from 10 A.M. until time of the service. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. A memory tribute may be placed at

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Vietnam Veterans of America, 8719 Colesville Road, Suite 100 Silver Spring, MD 20910 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. 

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April 28, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cantelmi Long Funeral Home
500 Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA

Funeral Service
April 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Cantelmi Long Funeral Home
500 Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA

Private Interment

Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Indiantown Gap Rd
Annville, PA 17003


Vietnam Veterans of America
8719 Colesville Road, Suite 100, Silver Spring MD 20910

Wounded Warrior Project
P.O. Box 758517, Topeka KS 66675

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