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Richard David Spath

Richard David Spath

Male 1924 - 1993  (68 years)


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  • Name Richard David Spath 
    Born 26 May 1924 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 1993 
    Age 68 years 
    Person ID I61351  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Herbert Eltis Spath,   b. 3 Apr 1900, Mexico, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1964, Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Hazel Frances Degraw,   b. 7 Jan 1900,   d. Oct 1987  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F12855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F26652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Class of 1942 PACS

      Richard D. Spath, at 68; worked in constructionShow Details
      Republican, The (Springfield, MA) (Published as Union-News (Springfield, MA)) - May 3, 1993Browse Issues
      Richard D. Spath, 68, of 50 Cottage Ave., a retired 10-year employee with Fontaine Brothers Construction Co., died Saturday at home.

      He retired in 1986, and previously worked for the former O'Neal Construction Co. and the Tennessee Valley Authority in the maps and survey division.

      Born in Pulaski, N.Y., he graduated from Pulaski Academy Central High School in 1942, and attended Syracuse University.

      He was a sergeant in the Army, serving occupation duty in Japan.

      He was a member of the Holyoke Lodge of Elks 902 and a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters Union Local 108.

      His wife, the former Patricia Trotman, died in 1988. He leaves four sons, Richard Jr. and Glenn, both of Southampton, Les of Westfield, and James of Holyoke; a daughter, Patricia Spath of Granby; two brothers, Harold of Pulaski and Herbert of Syracuse, N.Y.; three sisters, Jacqueline Gallagher and Beverly Dvett, both of Pulaski, and Joyce Barkley of Syracuse; 14 grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

      The funeral will be Wednesday morning at Messier Funeral Home, with burial in Forestdale Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday afternoon and evening.

      Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Pioneer Valley, 570 Cottage Road, Springfield, 01104.