Richard Coon

Richard H. Coon

1950 - 2002

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Richard H. Coon, 52, of Red Hook, NY, died Tuesday, December 10, 2002 at his home after a long struggle with cancer. An automobile mechanic, he worked at several area garages and repair shops during his career. Prior to his retirement in 1997, he worked at John´s Garage in Red Hook, NY. Mr. Coon was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Red Hook. Born in Rhinebeck, NY on August 9, 1950, he was the son of Harry and Ruth Simmons Coon. On November 1, 1975 at Red Hook, he married Tammy L. Feller. She survives at home. In addition to his wife survivors include 3 daughters: Elizabeth Dushai of Bronx, NY, Hope Carrino of Elizaville, NY, & Charlene Coon of Hudson, NY. 2 sons: Richard & William Coon of Bronx, NY, brother William A. Coon of Denver, CO, and a sister, Kim Y. Simmons of Kingston, NY. Three granddaughters and two grandsons. Predeceased by a daughter Jamie L. Coon on February 15, 2002. Funeral services will be held Friday 2:00 PM at Burnett & White Funeral Homes, 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook. The Reverend Fred C. Cartier will officiate. Interment will be in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Red Hook. Friends may call today 6:00PM to 8:00 PM and Friday 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made in Richard's memory to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 6931 Arlington Rd., Bethesda, MD. 20814 or Hospice Foundation, Inc., 374 Violet Ave.., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Read Richard Coon's Obituary and Guestbook on burnettwhitefuneralhomes.com.
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Thursday
12
December

Visitation

6:00 pm
Thursday, December 12, 2002
Burnett & White Funeral Home
7461 S.Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States

Funeral Home

Burnett & White Funeral Home
7461 S.Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States
Friday
13
December

Service

2:00 pm
Friday, December 13, 2002
Burnett & White Funeral Home
7461 S.Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States
Friday
13
December

Cemetery

3:00 pm
Friday, December 13, 2002
St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery
s. Broadway
Red Hook, New York, United States