Richard Carl Pennypacker

richard pennypacker

Richard Carl Pennypacker, 86, of Carthage, passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023, peacefully at home, surrounded by family.

The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home from 5:00 – 7:00 PM, Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

A native of Allentown, PA, he was a son of the late Donald Pennypacker and Dorothy Moyer Pennypacker.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Barbara; two sons, Kyle and Craig Pennypacker and a grandson, Justin Pennypacker.

He is survived by his son, Scott Pennypacker and wife Sharon of Easton, PA; his daughter, Kelly Mahowski and husband Dennis of Raleigh, NC; grandchildren, Jason Pennypacker and wife McKenna, Melissa Mitchell and husband Brandon, Ryan Mahowski, Nicole Varner and husband Preston; great grandchildren Kyle and Kaylie Mitchell.


Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is honored to serve the Pennypacker family.


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Visitation: March 7, 2023 5:00 pm - May 25, 2024 7:00 pm

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home
402 Saunders Street
Carthage, NC 28327


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  1. Thank you Uncle Richie for all the Easter egg hunts over the years! They are a treasured memory. Rest In Peace.

  2. The frustrations with each other, were many, but we both also knew, the Love was always there. Rest in peace my favorite brother in law. Hope to see you again, and will miss you.

  3. Wishing you all peace knowing your father and grandfather has no more pain, and is off to meet his passed loved ones and the rest of his family.
    Scott and Joanne

  4. Dear Cousin Richie, may you rest in eternal peace. We enjoyed lots of good times together and you will be missed. We know you are reunited with Bobbie and your dear sons and grandson. We pray for your family during this difficult time,

  5. Uncle Richie, I will miss you. You brought a spark and some mischief to family gatherings, and my parents loved you deeply. I hope you and Aunt Bobbie have reunited. Love, Kim

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