June 13, 1946 ~ April 4, 2020

Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY

Richard L. Brockmann, Sr




Greece:  Saturday, April 4, 2020; after a long and courageous battle with PSP (Progressive Supranuclear Palsy).Predeceased by his parents, Richard and Hulda Brockmann; father-in-law, Joseph Walczak; sister, Evelyn Teugeman.  Survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Wendy Walczak Brockmann; his son Richard (Tina) Brockmann Jr.; Step-daughters, Tamara (Michael) Schreiner, Cara (Todd) Laney; mother-in-law, Jeanne Walczak; sister, Alice Hall; sisters-in-law, Lynn (Walt) Kowalczuk; Barbara (John) O’Brien; brothers-in-law, Steve (Sally) Walczak, Gary (Sara) Walczak, Mark Walczak; grandchildren, Brianna and Nicholas Brockmann, Ashley (Anthony) LoBrutto, Michael and Morgan Schreiner, Jordan Frazier, Spencer and Camryn Laney; great grandson, Austin LoBrutto; beloved companion “Shiloh”; many special extended family, nieces, nephews and dear friends. 


Rich was a retiree of Eastman Kodak as a welder. Besides spending time with family, he enjoyed waterskiing, snow skiing, motorcycling, golfing and boating.

Rich loved assisting others by shuttling seniors to grocery shopping; he was a member of Swain Ski Patrol, enjoyed working as a motorcycle funeral escort and served many years as a devoted member of Wakan-Hubbard Masonic Lodge.


Rich’s services and celebration of life will be held at a later date. 

Contributions may be sent to CUREPSP,  INC., 1216 Broadway, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10117,  or EISEP Program, c/o Catholic Family Center, 55 Troup St, 1st Floor, Rochester, NY 14608 in his memory.

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Richard L. Brockmann 's name.


1216 Broadway, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10117,

EISEP Program c/o Catholic Family Center

55 Troup St, 1St Floor, Rochester, NY 14608

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  1. Wendy, we are so sorry for the loss of Richie….our whole family loved him and always enjoyed his smile and warm and caring ways. (My Dad always got a kick out of when he taught little Richie to tell my Dad: “How ya doing, Dude!” and my Mom even got him a t shirt with that on it. ) Our hearts and prayers are with you and your family.
    God bless Richie and may he rest in peace.
    Jeannie and Debbie McDonald

  2. Dear Wendy, Gary and I are very sadden to hear about Rich. Please know that you and the family will be in our prayers during this difficult time. We will remember his constant smile…..❣️
    Love, Kathy and Gary Romig

  3. So sorry to hear this news. A long time since last together, but fond memories just the same. Prayers to all the family.

  4. Our thoughts and prayers are will all of you during this difficult time. We all have so many wonderful memories with Rich and he will be truly missed by all, sending our love and prayers.
    Love, The Knorr family

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. Many, many fond memories of Richie growing.

  6. Prayers to the family at this sad time. Richie was one who loved life and will always be remembered in our hearts!
    Randy and Linda Brockmann

  7. Words fail us at a time like this but know we are sending you the biggest hugs we have. Your love for Rich and his love for you are what we will cherish ❤️. Keith and I are so thankful for our time with you both.
    Much love.

  8. Rest in Peace to my dear Grandpa Rich. Taught me so much growing up that will stick with me for life. So many good memories at the house and on the water. Love you forever 👼

  9. Sending love and prayers, Wendy and family. May God bless and comfort you at this time of unbearable sorrow.

  10. Tom and I are so sorry to hear that Rich passed. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. We will remember his courage and miss seeing you both at LTC.

  11. Wendy, I am so sorry to learn of Rich’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I hope all your loving memories together bring you peace.
    My condolences
    Deanna Putnam

  12. Wendy,
    Pat and I were so sorry to hear of Rich’s passing. Are thoughts are with you and your family. Please take good care of yourself.

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