Richard W. Kann, II,
of Newville, passed away on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at his home with family by his side. He was born
on March 27, 1951, in Chambersburg, a son of the late Richard W. and Twyla (Wolfe) Kann.
Rich was a big-rig truck driver for more than 30 years with Shaffer Trucking in New Kingstown and Cardinal Logistics
in Newville. He was a member of the Newville First Church of God. Rich loved his family,
playing guitar, baseball, riding motorcycles, fishing and camping.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 40 years, Judy (Motter) Kann, two sons; Richard W. (wife, Denise)
Kann, III of Carlisle and Michael T. (wife, Mandy) Kann of Newville, one daughter, April M. (companion, Jeb Brown) Kann of
Carlisle, one brother, Rand L. (wife, Sally) Kann of Newville, one sister, Twyla Stouffer of Newville, six grandchildren;
Kelsey, Karley, Hayden, Reid, Adalynn and Anna Kann and several nieces and nephews.
A viewing will begin at 5 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 7 p.m. on Monday, September 15, 2014, at the Newville
First Church of God, 475 Shippensburg Rd., Newville. Pastor Wayne Good will officiate. Burial
will be private. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial
contributions may be made to the church’s building fund.
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Richard was a man with the heart of a lion and the wonder of a child. I will miss him...one of the best people
Judy and family,
Our prayers and thoughts are with you all.
Nick and Deb Peduzzi
Sorry for your loss. Your family is in our prayers!
My thoughts are prayers are with
you in your time of sorrow.
Carol Chestnut Cook
Judy, Your in my thoughts and prayers.
Judy, April and Twyla - Thoughts and prayers to you and your Family in this most
Terri and Michael Holleran
Sorry to hear about Richard. We were neighbors in Newville years ago and Rick bought a truck from me a
long time ago. Again, our condolences to your family.
Judy, you are
in my thoughts and prayers.
So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers to the family
To the Family:
You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. He
fought a hard fight.
Robert and Linda Markley
We are saddened to hear of Richard's passing. Our prayers are with you at this time. The LORD will
sustain you through your faith in him.
Jerry & Phyllis Henneman
Judy and family So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers and love to you and
Jere and Sandy Perry
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family! Our thoughts and prayers are with you!
Bob & Ruthie Wonders