Richard J. Travis Sr. (Dick) of Savona, New York passed away peacefully at home on January 29th 2020 surrounded by family.
Richard J. Travis Sr. (Dick) of Savona, New York passed away peacefully at home on January 29th 2020 surrounded by family. He was born on October 7th 1942 to the late Wright and Helen Travis. Richard was predeceased by his son Richard J. Travis Jr. (Rick), a daughter Baby Girl Travis, his two brothers Howard and Delbert Travis, his two sisters Marion Stinson and Bessie Palmer.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years Edith Travis, His daughter Kathy (Rex) Crooks, His Grandchildren Derek (Angela) Nichols and Erika Gardner, His Great Grandchildren Parker Nichols, Alexis and Aiden Gardner. He is also survived by two sisters Vivian Hurler and Jean Travis, and several nieces and nephews.
Richard retired from Ingersol Dresser- Rand after 43 years of service.
In his free time, he enjoyed being outdoors and working on projects around the house in which he and Edith built in 1971. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Richard was known to fix and repair anything and everything he got his hands on.
Calling hours are being observed on Monday February 3, 2020 from 4:00pm to 5:30pm at the Bond-Davis Funeral Home of Bath where his Funeral Service will be held at the conclusion of calling at 5:30pm.