Deaths Death Notices
HEATH, Richard Eddy "Dick"
HEATH - Richard Eddy "Dick" Saturday, January 7th, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He was 86 years old and was suffering complications following a stroke.
Dick practiced tax and corporate law with Hodgson Russ from 1956 until 2013. He was on numerous boards over the years, chairing many of them. His longest-standing membership was on the University at Buffalo Foundation, whose board he joined in 1967.
A memorial service and celebration of Dick's life will be held on Saturday, February 4th at the Unitarian Universalist Church on Elmwood Avenue at 11:00 AM. A reception will follow at the Buffalo Club. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dick's memory to University at Buffalo Foundation, PO Box 900, Buffalo, NY 14226 (or http://giving.buffalo.edu/giveto/9358069902) or The Massachusetts General Hospital Development Office, attn. Ellen Heath Plapinger, 125 Nashua St., 5th floor, Boston, MA 02114. to support the neurology research of Dr. Jasmeer Chhatwal (or https://giving.massgeneral.org/DonateAlz.). Note: a fuller bio will appear in this Sunday's paper.