January 29, 1925 ~ July 5, 2010
Greece: Monday, July 5, 2010 at age 85. Predeceased by his wife, Marjorie J. Defendorf; 3 brothers and 1 sister. Survived by his son, Gordon R. Defendorf; daughter, Jacqueline (Carl) Losapio; grandson, Joshua Johnstone; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Richard was a proud World War II Army Veteran. Richard was the Past Treasurer and an active member of the W.N.Y. Early Ford V-8 Club. He was also a member of the Genesee Valley Antique Car Society. Friends may call Friday 9-10 AM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. His Funeral Service will follow calling Friday at 10:00 AM in the chapel of the funeral home. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.