Richard Wolven

Obituary of Richard G. Wolven

CASTLETON - Richard G. Wolven, 76, of Castleton, passed away Thursday, April 7, 2022, at Evergreen Commons.  Richard was born November 27, 1945, in Albany, New York, the son of the late Howard and Gertrude (Payne) Wolven. Rich graduated from Columbia High school in 1963 and Boston University in 1968 with a bechelors degree in Biology.  Rich went on to be the manager of the Pulmonary Function Lab at Albany Medical center from 1969 untill his retirement. Richy collected antique cars, and Antique radios and enjoyed going to car shows and radio meets.  He was also a member of the Antique radio club of Schenectady and the Hudson Essex Terraplane club.

Survivors include close friends James Jeannin and James Morris.

Friends and family are invited to his calling hours Monday evening 5-7PM at the Rockefeller funeral home 165 Columbia Tpk Rensselaer.  Funeral services will Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock at the funeral home with burial in the East Greenbush cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Richards name to a charity of the donor's choice.
 

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Monday
11
April

Calling Hours

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, April 11, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc
165 Columbia Tpk.
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
Tuesday
12
April

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc
165 Columbia Tpk.
Rensselaer, New York, United States
518-449-7047
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