Batavia - Richard A. Williamson, 74, of Batavia, passed away Monday, December 31, 2018 at his home.
Richard was born March 6, 1944, in Batavia, a son of the late Thomas W. and Leona E. Oltmann Williamson. He was predeceased by his sister Judith Ann Williamson.
He was an electrician for Eastman Kodak Co., a member of the Electrical Union Local 86 in Rochester and served with the United States Navy from 1962-1964.
Survivors include his daughters, Carrie (David) Knife of Fort Walton Beach, Florida and Christine (James) Hood of Victor, New York; his brother, Thomas (Shirley) Williamson of Bergen; his sister, Donna Crowley of Churchville; grandsons, Alexander Knife, Colin Davidson, Dutton and Emerson Hood; niece Darlene (Brendhan) O’Brien; nephews, Kevin (Anne Marie) Williamson and Michael (Megan) Crowley.
In death, he is one again with his beloved hound dog and best friend Catie.
There will be no visitation. Graveside services, with military honors will be held at Mount Rest Cemetery, Bergen. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Richard’s name in memory of his Catie to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Fairport, New York 14450. To leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle in Richard's name, please visit www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements for Richard have been entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 51 South Lake Avenue, Bergen, New York 14416.