NORTH SYRACUSE - Richard K. LaShomb, 60, passed away Thursday at home with family at his side. He was a native of Massena, N.Y. He dedicated 36 years of his life to the Department of Defense. He was a member of the American Legion, the VFW and the Patriot Guard Riders. Richard is predeceased by two sisters, Phyllis and Barbara.
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He is survived by his wife of 32 years, RoseMarie (Virag); children, Lisandra (Anthony) D'Agostino, Jason and Jonathan; grandson, Cologero; brother, Lester LaShomb, and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be Monday, 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Cicero, N.Y. Calling hours will be Sunday from 1-4 p.m. at New Comer Funeral Home, 705 N. Main St., N. Syracuse.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to ALS Assn. or Wounded Warrior Project.
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Published in The Oneida Daily Dispatch on Aug. 11, 2012