Obituary photo of Richard Raaflaub%2c+Sr., Syracuse-New York
In Loving Memory of

Richard E. Raaflaub, Sr.

1936 - 2018
Obituary photo of Richard Raaflaub%2c+Sr., Syracuse-New York
In Loving Memory of

Richard E. Raaflaub, Sr.

1936 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Service:
Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 12:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Richard E. Raaflaub, Sr. of Mattydale, passed away peacefully on Friday from a short illness. He was born on December 11, 1936. He was affectionately known as “The Dickster”. Richard was a retired school teacher of 35 years from West Genesee Central School District, and a Professional Photographer. Richard was a member of St. Margaret’s Church and the Woodworkers Club. He enjoyed his camp on Sand Bay, fishing, boating on the St. Lawrence River and his Manhattans.

Survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Elfriede Sum; two children, Richard, Jr. (Jean McLean), Dawn Paciorek; and three grandchildren, Samantha Raaflaub, Corey Raaflaub and Melanie Paciorek.

He was predeceased by his parents Ernest and Jean.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at New Comer Cremations & Funerals, N. Syracuse, with services to follow. Burial will take place at White Chapel Memory Gardens, DeWitt.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Mattydale Fire Department.

To share a memory of Richard or leave a special message for the family, please click the Share Memories button above.
Richard E. Raaflaub, Sr. of Mattydale, passed away peacefully on Friday from a short illness. He was born on December 11, 1936. He was affectionately known as “The Dickster”. Richard was a retired school teacher of 35 years from West Genesee Central School District, and a Professional Photographer. Richard was a member of St. Margaret’s Church and the Woodworkers Club. He enjoyed his camp on Sand Bay, fishing, boating on the St. Lawrence River and his Manhattans.

Survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Elfriede Sum; two children, Richard, Jr. (Jean McLean), Dawn Paciorek; and three grandchildren, Samantha Raaflaub, Corey Raaflaub and Melanie Paciorek.

He was predeceased by his parents Ernest and Jean.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at New Comer Cremations & Funerals, N. Syracuse, with services to follow. Burial will take place at White Chapel Memory Gardens, DeWitt.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Mattydale Fire Department.

To share a memory of Richard or leave a special message for the family, please click the Share Memories button above.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Service:
Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 12:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400

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