Richard (Dick) E. GreeleyMarch 14, 1938 ~ October 25, 2016 (age 78)
Richard E. (Dick) Greeley, 78, passed October 25, 2016 at Greenhurst Rehab Center in Greenhurst,NY.
Born in Leon, NY on March 14, 1938 son of the late Earl Joseph and Autumn Hotchkiss Greeley; survived by sister Lindalee (Leo Morey) Allen of Leon, NY; nephew Kevin (Sue Young) Allen of Jamestown, NY; niece Sharee Allen of Dayton, NY; grandniece Michelle Gabel of Leon, NY; grandnephew Richard J. Allen of Falconer, NY; cousin John Stanz of Hamburg, NY; dearest friends Julie, Joe, Karen, Sue and Connie also many other friends and caring neighbors.
He was predeceased by his sister Joyce (Paul) Taft of Wesley, NY; nephew Dean Gabel Jr. of Leon, NY and a great nephew and great niece of Dayton, NY.
Richard was a graduate of Pine Valley Central School class of 1955 and Fredonia State Teachers College class of 1959. He taught Fifth Grade under the Jamestown School System at Ring and Washington schools retiring in 1999 after 40 years of service.
He enjoyed arts and crafts, taking pride in his home and his flower garden. Richards’s greatest joy was in his Cadillac cars.
Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio-Hills Funeral Chapel 478 Route 83, Balcom Corners South Dayton Saturday from 1 to 2pm with a funeral service to immediately follow.
Richard will be laid to rest in the Greeley family plot at Leon Treat Memorial Cemetery in Leon, NY.
Memorials can be made to Patient Access Network Foundation, P.O. Box 221858 Charlotte, NC 28222-1858 or a charity of your choice.