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Richard M. Means

September 17, 1951 ~ October 30, 2017 (age 66)

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Gates - Richard Michael Means, 66 entered his Savior's arms on Monday, October 30, 2017.

     Family will greet friends at the Gates Wesleyan Church, 2070 Long Pond Rd, (Just N. of Spencerport Rd) on THURS. (Nov. 2) from 4:30 to 6:30 with a Memorial Service following at 6:30 p.m. Private burial in Pine Hill Cemetery in Rush, NY.

     In memory of Richard, in lieu of flowers please consider donations to Heritage Christian Services, 275 Kenneth Dr, suite 100, Rochester, 14623 or by visiting heritagechristianservices.org

     Richard was born the son of the late Sidney and Edith (Jaeger) Means on Monday, September 17, 1951 in Rochester, NY. He was a graduate of West High School class of 1970. He worked for Davenport Tool & Die for over 30 years as a machinist. From there he went to work at Heritage Christian Services as direct support provider. Richard enjoyed going to the Adirondack Mountains, attending a Red Wing baseball game and working in his vegetable garden. He was a professional clown and known as “Thumper”. Above all else he loved his family dearly and spending time with his grandchildren.

     Richard will be remembered by his loving wife of 44 years, Gail (Vorndran) Means; daughters, Jan (Andrew) McCauley and Donna (Stephen) Degaugh; son, Jeffrey (Christine) Means; grandchildren Hazel, Violet, Greyson, Alannah, Elliott, Sydney, Charlie and Grace; brother-in-law Edward (Bev) Vorndran.

     You may write a memory or condolence to the family by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com


 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
November 2, 2017

4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Gates Wesleyan Church
2060 Long Pond Rd
Rochester, New York 14606

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 2, 2017

6:30 PM
Gates Wesleyan Church
2060 Long Pond Rd
Rochester, New York 14606


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