June 13, 2009
Richard was born in Teaneck, NJ on January 6, 1933 to the late Juliana B. Apple. He moved to Athens when he was five and resided on Potic Mtn. most of his life. He worked as a Clerk for NYS Office of the State Comptroller for 39 years.
He enjoyed gardening and raised pigeons and many other exotic birds throughout most of his life.
Richard is survived by two siblings, Jody Apple of Knoxville, TN and Lina Eisenhardt of Athens; one aunt, Anne Drimones of Oak Ridge, NJ, and many loving cousins, nieces, and nephews.
He was predeceased by a brother, Robert D. Apple of Colonie, NY, grandparents Oscar and Lina Banziger, and an aunt Margaret Lena Rapp.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the American Heart Association. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill on Thursday, June 18 from 2-4 p.m. Private cremation will be conducted on Friday at the Albany Rural Crematorium. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com
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