PALMYRA - Richard J. Krebbeks died on Tuesday (April 22, 2014) at the age of 93.
Please join the family for Richard's Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 3, in St. Anne's Church of St. Katharine Drexel Parish, Palmyra. Burial will be in St. Anne's Cemetery. A reception will follow at the American Legion in Palmyra. Memorials may be directed to a charity of one's choice .
Richard was a graduate of Newark High School and RIT. He was a retiree of Mobil Chemical where he had been employed as an engineer. Richard found great pleasure in building boats and loved family vacations in Thousand Islands. He was a sports enthusiast and especially enjoyed Syracuse basketball. Richard was a former member of the James R. Hickey American Legion Post 120 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6778. The funeral home proudly flies the United States Army flag in honor of Richard's service to our country during WWII.
He is survived by his sons Robert (Mary Ann), David (Virginia), John (Barbara) and Thomas Krebbeks; nine grand children; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and special friend Judy Humphrey.
Mr. Krebbeks was predeceased by his wife, Mary; parents Philip and Louise Krebbeks and brother Charles Krebbeks.
Online condolences @ www.rlyostfuneralhome. com.