Eric R. Long

Eric R. Long, 44, of Denver, Colo., and a former resident of St. Marys, died unexpectedly Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at his residence.He was born March 4, 1970 in St. Marys, son of the late Georgia Erich Long, who died May 22, 2008 and George R. Long, who survives of St. Marys. He was a 1988 graduate of St. Marys Area High School and a 1992 graduate of Penn State University. He was currently employed as a systems engineer.Eric enjoyed hiking, camping, traveling, hunting, and anything outdoors.He was married to Sheila Long, who survives, of Colorado. He is also survived by a daughter, Hailey Long of Colorado; three sisters, Debi Long of Tomball, Texas, Tami Elliott of Loveland, Ohio, and Tracie Steinert and her husband Joe of Cincinnati, Ohio; a brother, Terry Long of Morgan Hills, Calif.; and by many nieces and nephews.Private services for Eric R. Long will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery. The family asks that you please respect their privacy at this time.Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Community Nurses, Inc., 757 Johnsonburg Rd., Suite 200, St. Marys, 15857 or to the St. Mary’s Church, 325 Church St., St. Marys, Pa. 15857.The Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be offered at