Paul H. Stricker, 47, Tilden Township, died unexpectedly May 25, 2008, at Reading Hospital shortly after arrival.Born in West Reading, he was a son of C. Jacob and June A. (Degler) Stricker, Marion Township.
He worked as a lifelong mechanic. Most recently, he worked for six years at Premier Auto Company Inc., Fleetwood, last working Thursday.
Stricker was a 1978 graduate of Conrad Weiser High School.
Stricker was a member of Marion Township Rod and Gun Club, Strausstown Rod and Gun Club, Northkill Gun Club and Hamburg Fish and Game Association.
Surviving are two daughters, Jessica L. (Stricker), wife of Richard A. Wolfe; and Justine M. Stricker, both of Pine Grove, Schuylkill County; and a son, Jeremy L. Stricker, Pine Grove.
Other survivors include three brothers: Glenn E. Stricker, Marion Township; Bruce E. Stricker, Lenhartsville; and Franklin E. Stricker, and wife, Mary (Phillips), Wernersville; and two granddaughters, Morgan and Abigail.
Also surviving is Kim B. Klein, with whom he resided, and her daughter, Ashley.
Memorial services were May 29 at Leibensperger Funeral Homes Inc., Hamburg, with Pastor Herbert H. Hibshman of Tulpehocken United Church of Christ, Richland, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Wildlife for Everyone Endowment Foundation, 341 Science Park Road, State College, Pa. 16803-2287.