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Richard F. Griesmeyer

Richard F. Griesmeyer

Male 1929 - 2019

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  • Name  Richard F. Griesmeyer  [1, 2, 3
    Born  28 Feb 1929  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Education  1944  Cleveland Union Free School, Caswell Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military  1948 - 1952  [3
    Korean War Veteran, U.S. Army 
    • [Richard] served in the U.S. Army 1948 to 1952 in the occupation of Germany and Korea. [3]
    Residence  1988  Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation  1958 - 1988  [3
    National Grid, Gas Department Foreman 
    Residence  1988 - 2019  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Membership  American Legion Post 858, 858 Main Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Richard volunteered many hours putting on clam bakes, chicken BBQs and pig roasts with his cooking equipment to benefit local community organizations. He also helped raise money for the Veteran's Memorial at Webb Park and maintained the grounds while he was still able. He was a member of the Cleveland American Legion, Post 858 and a life member of Trach-Auringer VFW in Constantia. [3]
    Membership  Constantia VFW Post 7325, 1560 State Route 49, Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  12 Mar 2019  [3
    Buried  16 Mar 2019 
    • There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's in Cleveland at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 16, 2019. In the spring, there will be a Celebration of Life and burial of his ashes. [3]
    Person ID  I3818  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified  14 Mar 2019 

    Father  Aloysius Griesmeyer,   b. 1893,   d. 1972 
    Mother  Edith Ladue,   b. 13 Jan 1894, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1970, Oneida City Hospital, 321 Genesee Street, Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Y  [2, 4
    Family ID  F1104  Group Sheet

    Family  Rosemary Bullard 
    Married  6 Jun 1953  [3
    Last Modified  14 Mar 2019 
    Family ID  F1162  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    xxxxxxxx - Richard F. Griesmyer Profile
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    Documents
    19440616 - Cleveland
    19440616 - Cleveland
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    06/16/1944, p.11

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 11 (Reliability: 1), 16 Jun 1944.
      Cleveland

    2. [S84] Personal Correspondence, 1 (Reliability: 1), 17 Mar 2018.
      Fr: Keith Schmidt
      Re: Edith Ladue

    3. [S4] Syracuse Post-Standard, A14 (Reliability: 1), 14 Mar 2019.
      Obituaries: Richard F. Griesmyer

    4. [S14] Mexico Independent & Parish Mirror, 16 (Reliability: 1), 9 Jul 1970.
      Edith Griesmyer