Richard “Rick” Kadlup, 65, of Albion, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at UPMC Hamot.  He was born May 14, 1957 in Pittsburgh, PA, a son of Shirley McFayden of Albion and the late John Kadlup Jr.  Rick graduated with honors from Northwestern High School and attended Gannon University.  He lived in Saudi Arabia for over 30 years where he worked in a Pathology Lab.  He enjoyed gardening and travelling, visiting China, Japan, Thailand, the Philippines, and several other countries.  He was preceded in death by his father, and a brother, John C. Kadlup.  He is survived by his mother, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.  Burial will be in the Albion Cemetery on Monday, January 9, 2023 at 1pm.  The Mattera Funeral Home, 188 East State Street, Albion, is handling the funeral arrangements.  To light a memory candle or leave a condolence, please visit 


Left by  “Dave Wesmiller ” on 01/08/2023

Dear Shirley,
You have my deepest condolences on the loss of your son. I was John’s neighbor in Erie and had met Rick numerous times. So sad

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