Richard T. Auchampau, Sr., 83, of East Syracuse, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at his son’s home in Cato, where he was currently living.
Born in East Syracuse, he was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who loved his family. Richard was a US Army veteran and later retired from Armstrong Mold after over 42 years of service.
He was predeceased by his wife, Barbara (Fritcher) Auchampau; and his sisters, Shirley Ernestine and Susan Auchampau. Richard is survived by his sons, Richard (Dawn) and Kevin Auchampau; his siblings, Linda DeShane, Wendy (Howard) Harvey and Butch (Judy) Auchampau, 5 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be Monday at 12 noon at Delaney Greabell Adydan Funeral Home, 241 Kinne Street, East Syracuse, with Deacon Joseph Lupia officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Plains Cemetery, North Manlius. Calling hours will be Monday from 10 am – 12 noon, prior to the service.
To express sympathy, please visit delaneygreabelladydanfh.com