Bill Harris has been a long time trustee of the RCA having been appointed in June of 1988. Mr. Harris is the owner and supervisor of the Harris Funeral Home in Richland Township. He has previously served as a Richland Township Supervisor, a Cambria County Commissioner, and currently as Chairman of the State Board of Funeral Directors.
Roger Luther began his service to the Richland Cemetery in April of 2013, after both his father and grandfather had long served on our board. Mr. Luther is a graduate of Penn State, and is a retired Industrial Engineer and business owner. He previously served as our Cemetery Manager and Director of Marketing. Roger is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Arbutus Park Retirement Community.
Brian Lehman, a fifth generation resident of Richland Twp. joined the RCA Board in 2013. Brian is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and is retired officer of a local community bank. In addition to serving as the Richland Cemetery Association Treasurer, Brian serves on several corporate boards, a charitable foundation, the Richland Township Board of Supervisors, and is active in the American and Pennsylvania Bankers Association.
Brian Blackburn graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in mechanical engineering and later earned a Master's Degree in Manufacturing Engineering. Brian joined our board in January of 1989, and currently works as an engineer for JLG Industries. His engineering experience has proven valuable to the cemetery over the years.
Mark Rychak has been a resident of Richland Township for 34 years. Mark is the owner and president of Major Builders, Inc. and Millcreek Banking Solutions in Johnstown. He is presently on the Richland Twp. Zoning Hearing Board and past long time member of the Richland Township Planning Commission. He is an active member of the Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church and serves on their building and property committees. Mark brings a wealth of building and construction experience to our cemetery
Joel Shumaker is Principal-in-Charge of MEP System Engineering at HF Lenz in Richland Township. He has been involved in several projects at UPJ including: John P. Murtha Center for Public Service, Living Learning Center, E&S Building renovations. He has held multiple leadership positions at his church and volunteers his time with the Adams Twp Little League, Richland-Geistown PeeWee Football & Saturday's Kitchen (Johnstown Soup Kitchen).
Patrick T. Kiniry currently serves as a Cambria County Judge after successful careers as Cambria County District Attorney and as a private practice attorney in the Greater Johnstown area. Judge Kiniry has had a long interest in the Richland Cemetery and serves as solicitor-emeritus.
Ginger Pollock just joined the cemetery in 2021 as manager, and has a background that includes non-profit management, sales, advertising and marketing.
Jan Marsh has been with us since 2018. She is the friendly, welcoming face you see when you enter the office. We are fortunate to benefit from her meticulous record keeping and attention to detail.
Larry has been with us since 1975. He knows every blade of grass on the grounds and is an invaluable resource for literally everything "under the sun".
Jon has been with us since 2014 and prepares graves and maintains the cemetery grounds & equipment. He takes pride in making the cemetery into a beautiful resting place for your loved ones.
Dave has been with us since 2017. He is a dedicated member of our grounds crew who plays a big role in ensuring that all of our flower endowments are set for the season.
Ryan has been with us since 2017. He attends school full time and primarily works on Saturdays assisting with weekend burials and general grounds keeping.
Ron has been with us since 2020....and is camera shy! He works hard around the cemetery making it beautiful and well maintained.
David is our newest employee, having just joined us in 2021. He has quickly become a valued member of our staff and takes pride in his work.