Richard Goyer

Obituary of Richard P. Goyer

AVERILL PARK - Richard P. Goyer, Sr. 80, of Averill Park, passed away Friday, March 25, 2022, at Albany Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.  Richard was born January 20, 1942, in Poestenkill, New York, the son of Paul and Jennette (Wendell) Goyer. He served proudly in the US Navy  and was a Union Carpenter for Local 370 for over 30 years before retiring in 2002. Richard was a lifetime member of the Poestenkill Fire Company,  a member of the Mark 20 Sportsman Club for over 50 years and an Auxiliary Member of the Poestenkill VFW . Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Patricia Lee Goyer (Slocum), his loving children Tammy Teal (Christopher), Tina Goyer-Legenbauer, Dr. Richard Goyer, Jr. (Michelle), and Brett  (Carrie-Anne) Goyer.  He was the proud grandfather of Ashley Sigond, Hailey Murphy, Brandon Goyer, Darian Morley, Brittany Salisbury, Bryce Goyer and Brent Legenbauer and 7 great grandchildren.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend his calling Hours  Saturday  9-11 at the Rockefeller Funeral home 165 Columbia Tpk Rensselaer, NY. Funeral services will follow at 11 o'clock at the e Funeral home. Interment will be in the Brookside Cemetery in Poestenkill.The family has requested that all attendees wear a mask throughout the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Richard’s name to Grafton Rescue Squad,  PO Box 2, Grafton, NY 12082.

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Saturday
2
April

Calling Hours

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, April 2, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc
165 Columbia Tpk.
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
Saturday
2
April

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, April 2, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc
165 Columbia Tpk.
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
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