Riley J. Platt III
1968 - 2020
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Riley J. Platt III
February 12, 1968 - November 15, 2020
Spring Glen, NY
Riley John Platt III, "Buddy", passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 15, 2020. He was 52. The son of the late Riley J. Platt Jr. and Dorothy Sarine Platt, he was born February 12, 1968 in Monticello.
Buddy was a very proud, hard-working man and a great father and friend who was very proud of his last name. He devoted many years to the Town of Mamakating Highway Department, part of which as the Highway Superintendent, and also ran a family owned business. He was a loving and caring man with a huge heart for people and wildlife.
He is survived by his two sons: Riley J. Platt IV of Spring Glen, and Andrew J. Platt of Mahopac; a grandson: Riley J. Platt V; a brother: Bruce Platt and his wife Angela of Yankee Lake; two sisters: Charlene Young and her husband Michael of Wurtsboro, and Stephanie Platt of Ellenville; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday, November 20 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the VanInwegen-Kenny Funeral Home, 111 Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro. His funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 21 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Poplar Grove Cemetery in Phillipsport. Due to the current health crisis, social distancing guidelines must be met - a limited number of people at one time will be allowed in the funeral home, and facemasks are required.
Arrangements are under the direction of the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home of Wurtsboro. For additional information or to send an online condolence, please visit www.kennyfuneralhome.com

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Published in Times Herald-Record from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
NOV
20
Visitation
04:00 - 07:00 PM
NOV
21
Funeral service
01:00 PM
NOV
21
Burial
Poplar Grove Cemetery
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November 25, 2020
My Deepest Sympathy to RJ and Andy and the Platt Family. Rest in Peace Buddy
Cheryl Dusenbery
Friend
November 21, 2020
You will truly be missed by everyone your hearts touched so dear! My sincere condolences to your family. I will cherish so many fond memories of such a wonderful person.
Sherrie Berg
Friend
November 20, 2020
Rj and Aj so shocked to hear about your dad, we all had some great times.Please call me 973-600-0066. Your old neighbor and friend
bonnie ferry
Neighbor
November 20, 2020
my condolences to the platt family.buddy has always helped us when ever asked.will miss his get it done and no job to big attitude. WOW. rest in peace my friend.













randy lewis family
Friend
November 19, 2020
He was a great person will be missed I am shocked, we just spoke R.I.P
BUDDY
Sue Chabut
Friend
November 19, 2020
My condolences go out to the platt family. They are in my thoughts and prayers. I have known buddy sense we were kids my dad and his dad were friends. I have many memories of him and family.
Glenn Doolittle
Friend
November 19, 2020
My condolences go out to the platt family. They are in my thoughts and prayers. I have known buddy sense we were kids my dad and his dad were friends. I have many memories of him and family.
Glenn Doolittle
Friend
November 19, 2020
To the Platt family
My sincerest condolences go out to the entire family on the loss of Buddy. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sincerely,

Theresa (Oates) Rolston
Granddaughter of Ceil (Platt) Hogencamp
Theresa Rolston
Family
November 19, 2020
Very sorry to hear of the passing of buddy just last week while visiting my mom he passed us and waved. He was my mother in law neighbor over 20 years. I grew up with both his sons. My thoughts and prayers are with the family
Sarah Gailie
Friend
November 18, 2020
To the Platt family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I have many fond memories with Buddy. He was my brother in law for many years and he will be greatly missed.
Karen (Horton) Ciano
Family
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