October 5, 1933 - June 21, 2020
Richard E. Stefanik, age 86 passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020. Richard was born in Yonkers, NY on October 5, 1933 to Vincent and Helen Stefanik. He is survived by his loving wife Rose of 63 years, his daughter Debra Powers, and her husband Ron, a proud grandfather to his grandson Ryan and his fiancée Annemarie Guest. In addition, he is survived by 2 brothers Raymond and Edward, numerous nieces and nephews and predeceased by brother Vincent and sister Eleanor (Lolly) Giorgio. Richard served honorably in the US Army during the Korean War and once returning from the Service he worked for Otis Elevator Company for the next 30 years as an Expeditor and then later worked for the City of Yonkers Municipal Housing Authority before retiring on October 5, 1995. He was also the former President of the Hollow Athletic Club in Yonkers, NY for many years. Richard’s life was focused on his family, faith and friends. In his younger years he enjoyed bowling, playing softball and a good round of golf on weekends with Rose and friends. All his summer vacation where spent in Sarasota, Fl. He took pride in his Toyota Corolla and making sure it was always in working condition. Along, with his families 3 other cars. Richard liked a good DD cup of coffee along with a donut, McDonalds double cheeseburger, the occasional cocktail, scratch off tickets, a night of horse racing at Yonkers Raceway where some nights were more profitable than others. He always had a smile on his face and a hello for everyone even if he saw you more than once a day. He cherished life more than anything, even though the past 2 years were hard on him. He never complained. His faith kept him going from one day to the next. He left us suddenly but with his dignity still intact. Richard you will be missed by all but never ever forgotten.
Richard E. Stefanik, age 86 passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020. Richard was born in Yonkers, NY on October 5, 1933 to Vincent and Helen Stefanik. He is survived by his loving wife Rose of 63 years, his daughter Debra Powers, and her husband... View Obituary & Service Information
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