Richard E. Crim, Sr. 70, of Meeting House Road, West Winfield, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at Valley Health Services, Herkimer where he has been a resident for the last month.
Born in Ilion on November 5, 1948, he was the son of the late Leonard and Norma (Snyder) Crim. He was educated in the Mount Markham schools.
On February 17, 1968, he was united in marriage to his wife of 51 years, the former Marie L. Foley, at Cedarville Community, Cedarville.
Richard was employed by Remington Firearms Company as a Machinist. He retired in 2011 after 41 years.
He is survived by his wife Marie; his two sons Richard E. Crim, Jr. and his wife Violet, Herkimer, Robert Crim, Salisbury, NC., two daughters Rhonda Crim, Syracuse, Regina Vriesema and her husband Jeremy, Salisbury NC., three brothers Larry Crim and wife Mary Lou, Utica, Gary Crim, West Exeter, NY., Leo Crim and his wife Linda, Mohawk, three sisters Debbie Izzo and her husband Louie, Ilion, Diane Armstrong and her husband David, West Exeter, NY., Karen Hobert, Monroe, NC., along with 14 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Richard was predeceased by three sisters Barbara Hobert, Donna and Nancy Crim.
Relatives and friends may attend a memorial services that will be held on a date and time to be announced from the Church that Richard and Marie were married in the Cedarville Community Church, Cedarville Road, Cedarville, NY.
Arrangements are under the direction of Whiter- Hendrix Funeral Home, Inc., 100 Otsego Street, Ilion, NY. 13357.
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