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Richard C. Kottler

September 17, 1947 - March 18, 2021

Obituary For Richard C. Kottler

Age 73, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 18, 2021, of Carrick, formerly of Mt. Oliver.

Beloved husband of 53 years to Jenny F. (Hepfer) Kottler; loving father of Richard H., Lisa (Matt) Duffy, Christina "Tina" (Butch) Naumann and Jennifer Kottler-Crowley; proud Pap of Devin, Stephanie, Matthew, Logan, Alayna, Kayla and Alyssa; son of the late Harry W., Sr. and Oliva (Dorfner) Kottler; brother of Janet (the late Edward) Carney, Claire (Jerry) Brassart, Charles (Margaret) Kottler, Michael (Sherry) Kottler, Ruthie (Robert) Federlein, Elaine (David) Gustafson, Karen Kottler, Diane (David) Zysk and the late Harry W. Kottler, Jr. Also survived by numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews and his lifelong best friend Tom (the late Bonnie) Klem. Richard was a proud Vietnam Veteran having served in the U.S. Army. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood, PA 15227, Tuesday, March 30 and Wednesday, March 31, 2021 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where a Blessing will be held on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in St. JohnVianney Cemetery with full Military Honors. Masks are required and social distancing guidelines must be adhered to.

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To my wonderful HUSBAND OF 53 YEARS. You will always be in my heart. I will love you for the rest of my life.
- Jenny Kottler
Dearest Jenny, Richie, Lisa, Tina, Jennifer and family, There are no words I can say to ease your pain. My heart breaks for all of you. Rich was always a wonderful brother in law to me during all the years I was in the family, His family meant the world to him. He was a very caring and gentle man .. I can only say that each of you are in my thoughts and prayers and I pray that all of you can hold onto the memories of what a wonderful person he was. Cindy Blackshear
- Cindy Blackshear
Lisa im so sorry for you at the loss of your Father...Prayers for you and your family at this time

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