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Richard LaComb


A Mass of Resurrection for Richard (Dick) F. LaComb 84 of Grant St., Massena will be held (June 1, 2011) Friday 10:00 am at St. Joseph’s Church with Rev Jack Downs and Rev. J. Michael Gaffney concelebrating. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Family and friends may call on Thursday from 4 to 7 pm at Phillips Memorial Home, Massena. Dick passed away on May 29, 2012 at his home under the care of family and hospice. Dick was born October 9, 1927 in Massena the son of Herman and Hattie (Love) LaComb. Dick proudly served his country during World War II in the US Army. He was employed for the Village of Massena as a mechanic. Prior to the village Dick had worked at Fay Motors following his discharge and later at Boyce Motor Sales from 1953-1979, while employed there, Dick received several Mechanical Outstanding awards, earning an all expense paid trip to Puerto Rico. He married Velma Flynn in the Church of the Sacred Heart, she predeceased him, he later married Doris Daggett Brown in 1963. Doris predeceased him in 1995. Dick was a communicant of St. Joseph’s - St. Mary’s Church where he served as a Eucharistic Minister. Surviving Dick is his daughter Nancy and husband Duane Patnode of Greenfield Center, NY, also surviving Dick are his children by Doris Hagget Brown, Timmy Brown of Norwood, Vicky Brown, of Potsdam, grandchildren, Brianna, Brant, Jason, Shauna, Crystal, Christopher, Ricky,10 great grandchildren, sisters, Sue LaComb of Massena, Mary Kielak of Vas Vegas, NV: Joyce Cantwell of Marion, NY; Florence Monroe of Norfolk, NY. He was predeceased by sons, Joseph, Ricky and a brother, Lawrence. Online codolances to

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