Richard W. "Dick" Baird

Baird, Richard W.


Greece: May 11, 2013 at age 70. Predeceased by his parents, William & Edith Baird. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Mary Lu Baird; children, Timothy (Karen) Baird, Molly (Mike) Duell & William (Lisa) Baird; grandchildren, Raymond, Shannon & Ryan Baird, Shane & Danny Duell, Katie, Julia & Andrew Baird; brother, Thomas Baird; many dear friends.

Richard is a retiree of Rochester Telephone and a Veteran of the United States Army. In his spare time, he enjoyed camping, hunting, casino trips, his grandchildren's sports & music, playing cards and kayaking. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

Friends may call Wednesday, May 15th, 4-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, Greece Chapel, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will be held Thursday, May 16th, 10 A.M. at Bethany Presbyterian Church, 3000 Dewey Avenue. Interment will follow in Temple Hill Cemetery, Geneseo. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bethany Presbyterian Church ( or the School of the Holy Childhood ( in his memory. For more information, or to sign Richard's online guestbook, please visit:


Funeral Home

Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral & Cremation Chapels
1075 Long Pond Road Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 227-2700

Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle from May 14 to May 15, 2013