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Obituary of Joseph George Rearick Jr., 62


Joseph George Rearick, Jr., 62, of Port Matilda, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg. Born in Woodbury, NJ, on October 27, 1955, he was the son of Joseph Rearick, Sr., who is surviving in Port Matilda, and the late Leona (Cowher) Rearick.

In addition to his father, Joseph is survived by two children, Chad Rearick (Crystal) of Bellefonte, and Tanya Fink (Matt) of Tyrone; one grandchild, Aspen Fink; also surviving is one brother, Darrell Rearick (Tracey) of Philipsburg, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his mother, he is preceded in death by one brother, Randy Rearick.

Joseph was an avid NASCAR fan and especially enjoyed attending the races. In his younger years, he raced Sprint cars. He also enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family.

A public viewing will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018 from 1-3pm at Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. at 206 N. Spring Street, Bellefonte. Funeral Services will immediately follow at 3pm at the funeral home with Pastor Sam Reese officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

Name of Deceased

Joseph George Rearick Jr.



Date of Death


Date of Birth


Funeral Home

Wetzler Funeral Home

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