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Richard Tenfelde

June 14, 1940 — March 15, 2021

Richard R. Tenfelde, 80, husband of Gloria C. (Wisniewski) Tenfelde of Audubon, PA passed away Monday, March 15, 2021.

Born on June 14, 1940 in Chicago, IL he was the son of the late Hubert S. and Patricia E. (Smith) Tenfelde.

He served in the United States Navy Air during the Vietnam War.

He worked in Sales at Phoenix Steel Corporation and Olympic Steel until his retirement.

Dick was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church in Audubon and while living at Shannondell he was active in the Catholic community.

In addition to his wife he is survived by:
Daughter, Dianna wife of Mark Kriner;
Son, Todd husband of Jennifer Tenfelde.

2 Grandchildren, Quinn Tenfelde and Zachary Tenfelde.

Sister, Loretta wife of Frank Louis.

Many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass in St. Teresa of Avila, 1260 S. Trooper Road, Norristown, PA 19403 on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 10:00 am.

Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Phoenixville, PA.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Catholic Charities, 100 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 or

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Service Schedule

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Saturday, March 20, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am

St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church

1260 S Trooper Rd, Norristown, PA 19403

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