Carl Richard “Rick” Hallgren, Jr., beloved husband, father, and son went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at the age of 50. He is survived by his wife, Nancy (Pritchett) Hallgren of fifteen years. Also three sons, Joshua Kirwin and Andrew Kirwin both of Philadelphia and Ben Hallgren of Mount Joy. Born in Lancaster, Rick was the son of Carl R. “Dick” and Cheryll A. (Brown) Hallgren of Mount Joy; a brother, John Hallgren, husband of Lydia of Lancaster; and a sister, Susan Hallgren, wife of Casey Hanson of Austin, TX and many nieces and nephews.
Rick was a graduate of Donegal High School class of 1985. He later graduated from James Madison University with a degree in finance and economics. A well-known and respected realtor, he began a 30-year career with the former Autrey Zink Realtors of Elizabethtown, later Coldwell Banker and most recently with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Rick consistently achieved honors in the top 5 for Lancaster County's Homesale Realty Individual Agent Awards and currently ranked in the top 2% of Realtors Nationwide. Rick was a member of the Lancaster County, the Pennsylvania and the National Association of Realtors. He was also a member of the Pennsylvania and the National Association of Home Builders, the Building Industry Association of Lancaster County and the American Association of Individual Investors. An active member of the Mount Joy community, he belonged to the Rotary Club of Mount Joy serving as President from 1999-2000, Donegal Athletic Association, Mount Joy Chamber of Commerce and the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He attended LCBC Church and enjoyed tennis, golf, reading and family trips to Stone Harbor.
A memorial service celebrating Rick’s life will be held at LCBC West Wing Auditorium (please use the South Auditorium Entrance), 2392 Mount Joy Road, Manheim on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 11 AM. PLEASE NOTE, there will be no family visitation on Tuesday. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rainbow’s End Youth Services, 105 Fairview Street, Mount Joy, PA 17552 or the Lancaster YMCA, 265 Harrisburg Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603.