Richard Philo Despaw entered into rest on March 29, 2013 at Eastern Niagara Hospital Lockport. Born in Masenna, NY on March 1, 1939.
Richard was predeceased by his loving wife, Donna Despaw; and his cherished son, Richard Paul Despaw. He is survived by his beloved daughter, Holly Kim Despaw; cherished grandfather of Jason and Miles Despaw, Sergio Anthony Marrale and Holly Sheedy; great-grandfather of Ayreana Sheedy Despaw and Jason Miles Despaw, Jr.; dear brother of Kimberly and Judy of Masenna, NY; dear friend and companion of Herbert Newell.
There will be no prior visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by the TAYLOR & REYNOLDS FUNERAL HOME, corner of Transit and Niagara Streets.