TROY - Richard S. Sawczak, 66, of Troy, passed away Monday, November 15, 2021,after a long illness at Samaritan Hospital.
Richard was born February 3, 1955, in Albany, New York, the son of Edward P. Sawczak Sr and the late Nancy (Becker) Sawczak.
Richard was a Statistics Clerk for NYS Tax & Finance for 39 years before becoming ill.
Predeceased by his mother Nancy Sawczak
Survivors include his beloved wife Carol (Cesare) Sawczak, his father Edward Sawczak Sr., son Richard Sawczak, and a brother Edward Sawczak Jr. He will also be missed by his faithful Canine companion Sasha.
Friends and family are invited to attend his calling hours 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM on Friday at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc., 165 Columbia Tpk in Rensselaer. with a memorial service at 6 o'clock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Richard’s name to the Crohn's Colitis Foundation National Headquarters ATTN: Financial Operations 733 Third Avenue, Ste. 510 New York, NY 10017. For those who wish to participate remotely copy the link below into any browser