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Richard 'Dick" Wemple

Richard M. Wemple 'Dick", 76 passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Samaritan Hospital. Born and raised in Troy, he was the son to the late Mahlon Wemple and Katherine Fisher Wemple. Dick graduated from Lansingburgh High School, he was a helper at Menands Work Shop for 25 years. Dick was a member of the Cornerstone Community Church, he was very smart and had a wonderful mind, he knew a lot of things and always said Thank You, He enjoyed watching the New York Mets and football. Dick is survived by his sister Eleonor Dosey, many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Family and friends may call and are invited on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh. Funeral services will follow at 10:00 am at funeral home with Reverend E. Allen Siebold officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Donations in memory of Dick may be made to Cornerstone Community Church.

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Dick was such an important part of our family gatherings.I will always remember him as a wonderful person, with such a friendly demeanor.Our sympathies go out to Ellie and her family for their loss of Dick.Love,Joanie and Larry Mowers

Joan Wemple Mowers May 31 2017 12:00 AM

Ellie and Family - We were all blessed to know Dick and his family - Prayers are for all of you - he always asked about all of us - We will keep him in our hearts and may he rest in peace! God Bless You All.

O'Donnell Family May 30 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Wemple

Sandy Broadhead May 30 2017 12:00 AM

God bless Richard. He always remembered to ask for my husband & daughter, although he didn't see them often. RIP.

Laurel Sheehy May 30 2017 12:00 AM