In memory of
Richard A. Whitney July 7, 2019 Richard A. Whitney, 62, of Central Square, passed away Sunday. A life resident of the Syracuse area, Richard was a former employee of Carrier Corp after 16 years and was once employed by Kraft Foods. He worked as the bookkeeper for 20 years at The Waterfront and was previously employed by the Syracuse City School District as a Teacher's Aide. He was predeceased by his father, Dick Whitney. Richard is survived by his daughter, Danielle (Ron) Stewart; his son, Tony (Sally) Whitney; grandchildren, Lucian and Marcellus Stewart; his mother, Rosemary Whitney; brother, John (Sandy) Whitney; sister, Diane (David) Gentile; his nieces and nephews including, David, John, Michael, Jason, Maria, Ashley, and Chelsea; his fiance, Tina Stassin; and his former wife and mother of his children, Starr Whitney. The family would like to extend our sincere appreciation to the many first responders involved for their tireless efforts and compassion. Calling hours will be held on Friday, July 12th, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. at FARONE & SON Inc Funeral Home, 1500 Park Street, Syracuse. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your respective local first responder organization of your choice in memory of Richard Whitney. Share condolences at www.faroneandsoninc.com .
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