Richard T.  Stoudt Richard T. Stoudt

home. He was the husband of Mildred L. (Mayer) Stoudt and the late Anna (Nau) Stoudt. Richard was a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service for 31 years until retiring. Born in Ballietsville, he was the son of the late Clarence and Lillian (DeLong) Stoudt. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII, serving as a Private First Class in the 34th Infantry Division, known as the Red Bulls. This Division is considered to have performed one of the finest feats of arms carried out during the war. He received the European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with two bronze stars with an Oak Leaf Cluster, a Purple Heart medal, and good conduct medal.

Survivors: Wife: Mildred, Children: Barbara Jean wife of Robert Muscatell of Allentown, Richard W. Stoudt and his wife Andrea of Schnecksville, Gary Stoudt and his wife Patricia Bland Stoudt of Indiana, PA, Robert Stoudt of Allentown, Barbara Iannelli of Walnutport and James Kutz and his wife Catherine of Allentown, Brother: Edward C. Stoudt and his wife Katherine of Allentown, Grandchildren: Gene Iannelli, James Kutz, Eric Muscatell, Gregg Muscatell, Christopher Parker, Sara Stoudt, Scott Stoudt, Megan Surra and Zena Stoudt and a Great-Grandson: Joseph Iannelli

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, at 10:30 A.M. in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts. Allentown. Calling hours will be held on Monday, from 6:30 P.M. to 8 P.M. and on Tuesday from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516

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