Suchecki, Joseph A. March 13, 1936-November 13, 2019, (83)
November 13, Lafayette Hill, beloved husband of the late Rita Rieger (Zalik) and stepfather of Phyllis Rieger, Elaine Flynn (Daniel) and Frank Rieger. Daughters from previous a marriage; MaryEllen, Joanne, Diane.
Born in Poland, Joe was raised in an occupied and a war-torn land. Joe’s father was killed in WWII. After the war Joe emigrated with his mother (Lottie) and sister (Stephie) to Bridgeport, PA in 1947.
Joe attended Sacred Heart School and Upper Merion High School. In high school Joe worked at local gas stations and at Jeffersonville golf course. Joe was a machine operator at Simpson Paper in Miquon for over 30 years; after retiring Joe worked on the grounds crew at Phila. Cricket Club. Joe was a “ball hawk” and enjoyed sharing his golf ball finds with any and all.
Joe was a simple, very pleasant and happy man; no one can imagine Joe ever had a cross word with anyone. He enjoyed spending weekends in the Pocono’s with Rita and driving his boat on Lake Wallenpaupack. After Rita’s death, Joe enjoyed riding his bike, taking walks at the mall and spending time with others at the Ambler Senior Center and the Artman Home.
Services Thursday November 21, Lownes Funeral. Home 659 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444. Visitation 10:30-11 am. Service 11 am
Memorial contributions in Joe’s name may be made to the Ambler Senior Center 45 Forrest Avenue, Ambler, PA 19002
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