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MENTECKY, Richard John
MENTECKY - Richard John Age 48, passed away quietly on February 24, 2012, after a brief illness. Born on February 7, 1964 in Middlesex, England, he graduated from Iroquois Central High School in 1982, and pursued his passion of computer programming, working with Microsoft, Intel, iRobot, IBM, and Homeland Security with the Erie County Central Police Services in New York State as a Senior Systems Analyst before becoming a consultant.
Richard is survived by his beloved and devoted wife Wendy; his cherished children Daniel, Cassandra, Michelle and Ronald; mother Valerie (James) Wild; many nephews and nieces, including Joshua, Jessica and Emily; siblings Robert (Colleen), Carol (Allen) Gload, Barbra (Keith) Dickes and Jackie Mentecky and an extended loving family. Richard will be fondly remembered by loyal friends Leonard Jerzol, Bruce Lee and the Grifter Gang. A gathering will be held in Richard's honor on Thursday, March 1 from 4-7 PM at The Elmwood Lounge, 522 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14222, 716-882-5881.