Richard Darling

Obituary of Richard Darling

Richard T. Darling “Toby”, 67, of Tunkhannock died April 27, 2017 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains. He was the son of the late Stanley and Gloria Haight Darling. Companion of Alice Ball for 29 years.

Toby enjoyed many activities such as building model cars, playing card, and crushing cans.

Toby especially enjoyed taking Alice for rides in his truck.

He was employed by Keystone Community Resources.

Surviving is Sister Michelle and Donald of Tunkhannock. Nieces; Erika Bertman of Tunkhannock, and Elizabeth Mason of Tunkhannock. Nephews; Donald and Shannon Mason of Drexal Hill, Samuel Mason of Tunkhannock, and Michael and Angel Mason of Emmaus. Cousins all from New York; Dawn Kerr, Elizabeth Lifgren, Dean Darling, and Beverly Culligan.

Preceded in death by half-brothers Richard Bendel and Terrance Darling.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday May 1, 2017 at 11AM from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc. 73 W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock, PA. with Pastor Gary Myers presiding. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Jefferson, NY. Friends and family may call at the funeral home Sunday from 4-7PM. Memorial contributions may be made to Keystone Resources Bridge St. Program (Keystone for Profit Company). For directions and online condolences please visit