Richard Shumway

Richard W. Shumway III

Sunday, May 30th, 1976 - Friday, April 9th, 2021
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COHOES Richard W. Shumway III, 44, of Roulier Heights died Friday April 9, 2021. Born in Albany he is son of JoAnne Brisson Murray of Cohoes and Richard W. Shumway Jr. of Florida. He was a 1995 graduate of Waterford Halfmoon High School.

Richard was a self-employed audio technician and had received several awards for his audio creations.
Survivors in addition to his parents include his children Cadee J. Shumway, Richard W. Shumway IV and Mason E. Shumway as well as his step daughter Samantha Fay. He is the brother of Ryan J. Shumway, Kitty Kilmer (Karl) and Corey LaBello (Chad). Several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

A memorial mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 9:30 am at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Cohoes. Interment will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Waterford.

Relatives and friends may visit with his family at the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St. (Rte.32), Waterford on Friday from 4-7 pm.

As per pandemic regulations, masks are required, social distancing and occupancy limitations observed.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Joseph’s House and Shelter, 74 Ferry St., Troy, NY 12180.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, April 16th, 2021 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Friday, April 16th, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home
    133 Broad Street (Rte. 32)
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
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  • Service

    Saturday, April 17th, 2021 | 9:30am
    Saturday, April 17th, 2021 9:30am
    Holy Trinity Church
    122 Vliet St.
    COHOES, NY 12047
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  • Interment

    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Middletown Rd.
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
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