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Richard F. Griesmyer

Richard F. Griesmyer

Male 1929 - 2019  (90 years)

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  • Name Richard F. Griesmyer  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 28 Feb 1929  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Education 1944  Cleveland Union Free School, Caswell Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Military 1948 - 1952  [3
    Korean War Veteran, U.S. Army 
    • [Richard] served in the U.S. Army 1948 to 1952 in the occupation of Germany and Korea. [3]
    • [Richard] entered the service October 12, 1948 and served with Co. K, 16th Infantry, 3rd Battalion, 1st Division in the European Theatre of War. Discharged in 1952. [4]
    Residence 1988  Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1958 - 1988  [3
    National Grid, Gas Department Foreman 
    Residence 1988 - 2019  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Membership American Legion Post 858, 858 Main Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Richard volunteered many hours putting on clam bakes, chicken BBQs and pig roasts with his cooking equipment to benefit local community organizations. He also helped raise money for the Veteran's Memorial at Webb Park and maintained the grounds while he was still able. He was a member of the Cleveland American Legion, Post 858 and a life member of Trach-Auringer VFW in Constantia. [3]
    xxxxxxxx - COMRADES OF RAYMOND-FAULKNER-COOK POST #858  AMERICAN LEGION, CLEVELAND
    xxxxxxxx - COMRADES OF RAYMOND-FAULKNER-COOK POST #858 AMERICAN LEGION, CLEVELAND
    Oswego County American Legion New York
    Following a parade; Front Row: George R. Day, Past Co. Commander hidden by the Flag, Paul MacDougal, Richard F. Griesmyer and Louis Brockway. Back Row: Charles Griesmyer, Lenwood Dennison and Arthur Loomis.
    Membership Constantia VFW Post 7325, 1560 State Route 49, Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Died 12 Mar 2019  [3
    Buried 16 Mar 2019 
    • There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's in Cleveland at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 16, 2019. In the spring, there will be a Celebration of Life and burial of his ashes. [3]
    Person ID I3818  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father Aloysius L. Griesmyer,   b. 24 Jan 1893, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Edith Ladue (Griesmyer),   b. 13 Jan 1894, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1970, Oneida City Hospital, 321 Genesee Street, Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Y  [2, 5
    Family ID F1104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosemary H. Bullard (Griesmyer) 
    Married 6 Jun 1953  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Laureen Griesmyer
     2. Cheryl Ann Griesmyer
    Documents
    19710000 - Oswego County American Legion, New York State
    19710000 - Oswego County American Legion, New York State
    Grant N. Lindsley FamilySearch International, 2529856, p.350
    Richard F. Griesmyer
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F1162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    xxxxxxxx - Richard F. Griesmyer Profile
    xxxxxxxx - Richard F. Griesmyer Profile

    Documents
    19440616 - Cleveland
    19440616 - Cleveland
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    06/16/1944, p.11

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 11 (Reliability: 1), 16 Jun 1944.
      Cleveland

    2. [S84] Personal Correspondence, 1 (Reliability: 1), 17 Mar 2018.
      Fr: Keith Schmidt
      Re: Edith Ladue

    3. [S4] Syracuse Post-Standard, A14 (Reliability: 1), 14 Mar 2019.
      Obituaries: Richard F. Griesmyer

    4. [S197] Oswego County American Legion, New York State, Grant N. Lindsley, (FamilySearch International), 2529856., 350 (Reliability: 1), 1971.
      Richard F. Griesmyer

    5. [S14] Mexico Independent & Parish Mirror, 16 (Reliability: 1), 9 Jul 1970.
      Edith Griesmyer