Richard Edward SALOMON

SALOMON - Richard Edward Age 95, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 after a brief illness. Richard was born in Bogota, NJ on September 9, 1917. Dick was in good health when he celebrated his 95th birthday with family and friends last year. Like many others, he served his country during World War II and then came home to Buffalo, NY to celebrate the peace and provide for his growing family. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 years, Evelyn; his parents, Maurice and Vivian Salomon, and his brother, Edward. Richard is survived by his three sons, Bob and wife Kathy, Bill and wife Judy, John and wife Renee as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and his companion Annelle Ledford who shared the last years of his life with him. Funeral arrangements are private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to The San Antonio Public Library Foundation or the . You are invited to sign the Guestbook at

Published in the Buffalo News on Mar. 8, 2013