Richard L. Warr, 71, of Saugerties
Richard L. Warr died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at home. He was 71 years old.
Born July 24, 1945, at St. Barabas Hospital in Newark, N.J., he was the son of Everett and Martha Warr.
His wife, Karen, died July 18, 2005.
He graduated from Hunterdon Regional High School and Industrial Management Institute.
A retired machinist from LaDolce Machinery, he held a bachelor’s degree in business. His passion was automobiles, both driving and working on them. Green Acres was a thriving small engine repair shop that he operated in Blue Mountain. He was also a member of the Saugerties Elks club.
Survivors include three children, Tammy Drost of Saugerties, Richard Warr Jr. and his wife Stacy of Kerhonkson, and Jon Warr of Saugerties; his grandchildren Cody and Kendall Drost; and his siblings Frank Warr, Rober Warr, and Gail Braun. In addition to his wife, he was pre-deceased by his sister Kathy Burns Abbiate.
A Funeral Service will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, at Buono Funeral Service, Inc., Saugerties, N.Y.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Buono Funeral Service, Inc. Please offer your condolences for Richard and his family at www.BuonoFuneralSer vice.com.