Richard Kaas, Sr.

Obituary of Richard Kaas, Sr.

Richard R. Kaas, Sr., 86, of Stowe, PA passed away on February 8, 2017 at The Gardens at Pottstown. He was the husband of the late Betty M. Kaas with whom he shared 66 years of marriage.

Richard was born October 7, 1930 in Pottstown, PA. He was a son of the late John Kaas and Mary (Yingst) Kaas.

He is survived by:

Two Sons: James A. Kaas, husband of Linda – Breinigsville, PA

Richard R. Kaas, Jr., husband of Peggy – Bechtelsville, PA

Five Grandchildren: Angie, Felicia, James Jr., Tara, and Michelle

Six Great Grandchildren: Joshua, Ava, Nathan, Tristan, Justin, and Julia (deceased)

Two Brothers: Paul and John

One Sister: Catherine

In addition to his wife and parents, he is pre-deceased by:

Two Sisters: Ruth and Eileen

A viewing will be held on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 from 10-11 am at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St. Pottstown, PA 19464. A Funeral Service will follow at 11 am. Interment will take place after the service at Highland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 564 Glasgow St. Pottstown, PA 19464. Online condolences may be made to the family at