In memory of
Richard Estreicher
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In memory of
Richard Estreicher
Richard Estreicher, 59 FDNY lieutenant who 'dedicated his life to helping others' Richard Estreicher (Rich), 59, a longtime resident of Staten Island, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Nov. 11, 2019. Richard was a native to Brooklyn, N.Y. Richard was a lieutenant in the FDNY for 23 years, serving at Ladder 156, Rescue 5, and Engine 248. Rich served in the Marine Corps for three years and was a lifetime member of the Marine Corps League in Staten Island. Rich dedicated his life to helping others and making everyone around him laugh. He enjoyed going to the park, reading, and watching the Yankees, Giants, and was a huge Villanova basketball fan. Richard is survived by his wife of 27 years, MaryAnn (LaRosa) Estreicher, and two daughters, Callie and Victoria. He was a loving uncle of Kirk Cahill, Salvatore and Jennifer LaRosa, Christie and Thomas Russo, Alexa, Daniella and Nicholas LaRosa, and Hilary Estreicher. He was also a great-uncle to Salvatore and Lia. He was also the son of the late Linda Weiss. Rich was also survived by his loving cousins, Beth, Carolyn, and Donna Estreicher. Visitation will be held today, Friday, Nov. 15, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Colonial Funeral Home in Staten Island, located at 2819 Hylan Blvd. The service will be held at the Church of St. Clare at 110 Nelson Ave., SI, at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, Nov. 16, and the funeral will follow at Moravian Church, 2205 Richmond Rd., SI. In lieu of flowers, please send a donation "In Memory of Lt. Richard Estreicher" to The Ray Pfeifer Foundation, 163 Amsterdam Ave., #1440, New York, N.Y. 10023, www.TheRayPfeiferFoundation.org or FDNY Fire Family Transport Foundation, Ltd., P.O. Box 340949 Brooklyn, N.Y. 11234, www.firefamilytransport.org . Colonial Funeral Home 2819 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10306 (718) 351-58
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In memory of
Richard Estreicher
Richard Estreicher, 59 FDNY lieutenant who 'dedicated his life to helping others' Richard Estreicher (Rich), 59, a longtime resident of Staten Island, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Nov. 11, 2019. Richard was a native to Brooklyn, N.Y. Richard was a lieutenant in the FDNY for 23 years, serving at Ladder 156, Rescue 5, and Engine 248. Rich served in the Marine Corps for three years and was a lifetime member of the Marine Corps League in Staten Island. Rich dedicated his life to helping others and making everyone around him laugh. He enjoyed going to the park, reading, and watching the Yankees, Giants, and was a huge Villanova basketball fan. Richard is survived by his wife of 27 years, MaryAnn (LaRosa) Estreicher, and two daughters, Callie and Victoria. He was a loving uncle of Kirk Cahill, Salvatore and Jennifer LaRosa, Christie and Thomas Russo, Alexa, Daniella and Nicholas LaRosa, and Hilary Estreicher. He was also a great-uncle to Salvatore and Lia. He was also the son of the late Linda Weiss. Rich was also survived by his loving cousins, Beth, Carolyn, and Donna Estreicher. Visitation will be held today, Friday, Nov. 15, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Colonial Funeral Home in Staten Island, located at 2819 Hylan Blvd. The service will be held at the Church of St. Clare at 110 Nelson Ave., SI, at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, Nov. 16, and the funeral will follow at Moravian Church, 2205 Richmond Rd., SI. In lieu of flowers, please send a donation "In Memory of Lt. Richard Estreicher" to The Ray Pfeifer Foundation, 163 Amsterdam Ave., #1440, New York, N.Y. 10023, www.TheRayPfeiferFoundation.org or FDNY Fire Family Transport Foundation, Ltd., P.O. Box 340949 Brooklyn, N.Y. 11234, www.firefamilytransport.org . Colonial Funeral Home 2819 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10306 (718) 351-58
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