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Richard "Dick" Bolinski

April 23, 1933 ~ October 6, 2019 (age 86)
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Richard (Dick) Bolinski was born April 23, 1933 to Frank and Theresa Guerra Bolinski in Tacony, PA. He passed away in Jefferson-Aria-Torresdale on October 6, 2019. He served in the US Army in Korean War for 3 years as a medic, attaining the rank of Corporal.  He then worked for the railroad for 25 years. Mr. Bolinski retired at 72 after working for Bensalem Township as an Animal Control Officer.

Dick was preceded in death by his daughter, Maria. Survived by his wife Rita (Saccucci) Bolinski and their daughter, Cindy and husband, Rick and son, Jim Sr. and wife, Brenda. In addition to his wife and kids, Dick is survived by his 5 grandchildren; Rich Jr., Brandon, Jim Jr., Charlee, and Rachael and 7 great grandchildren Nathan, Arya, RJ, Haven, LJ, Christine and Hailey  Also surviving is his one sister Carmela Hughes and numerous nieces and nephews . 

Friends and family are invited to attend his viewing and funeral  Friday, October 11 at 8:30 AM followed by his Funeral Mass at 11 AM, in St. Charles Borromeo Church located at 1704 Bristol Pike, Bensalem.  Burial with Military honors will follow at Resurrection Cem. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations can be sent to St. Jude's Research Hospital, or to the family to defray expenses.  

Donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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