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Richard Vatter Obituary

Richard J. Vatter
Richard J. Vatter

June 3, 1926 - May 6, 2017
Resided in Greece, NY


Vatter, Richard J.

Greece: Saturday, May 6, 2017 at age 90. Predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Betty; brother, Joe; sister, Eleanor Horgan. Suruved by his daughter, Judy (Lee) Bruder; sister, Anne Goss of Mesa, Arizona; nieces, nephews; dear friends.

Richard was a proud veteran of the United States Navy and served our country in WWII. He was the owner of Vatters Meat Market for over 30 years. He was a lifetime member if the VFW, a North Greece Volunteer Fireman, member of Knights of Columbus and a usher at Our Lady of Mercy for 50 years. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Richard;s visitation will be held Wednesday, May 10th 3-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, May 11th, 9:30 AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Entombent, White HAven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Golisano Childrens Hospital in his memory. For more information and to sign his guestbook, visit

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Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Greece, NY 14626
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Our Mother of Sorrows Church
5000 Mt. Read Blvd
Rochester, NY 14612
Thursday, May 11, 2017
9:00 AM
White Haven Memorial Park
210 Marsh Road
Pittsford, NY 14534
Thursday, May 11, 2017
11:00 AM


Golisano Children’s Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642



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