Age 66, of Brackenridge, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights. He was born on November 28, 1953 in Natrona Heights and was the son of the late William M. and Marie M. (Rear) Sporcic. Richard was a 1971 graduate of Highlands High School and a 1975 graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. Prior to retiring in 2015, "Hogan" had worked 36 years with the Brackenridge Borough Street Department. He was a member of the Guardian Angels Parish, St. Ladislaus R.C. Church, Natrona. "Pap" enjoyed spending time with his granddaughter, Makenzie, Pirates Baseball, walking the Highlands track with friends, and dining at the Anchor Inn. He is survived by his son, Richard M. Sporcic of Brackenridge, a daughter, Christina A. Sporcic of Brackenridge, a granddaughter, Makenzie N. Carnevale and two brothers, Joseph (Liza) Sporcic of Natrona Heights and Vincent (Barbara) Sporcic of Olympia, Wa. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, William Sporcic.
Relatives and friends will be received from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2020 in the Paul R. Ajak Funeral Home, Inc., 2 Pine Street and River Avenue, Natrona. Private family services will be held and burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Natrona Heights. In keeping with the safety and health of family and guests, please wear appropriate facial coverings and maintain social distancing. Capacity restrictions may delay entry. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.ajakfh.com
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