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HOCKWADER, Richard "Hockey"
HOCKWADER - Richard "Hockey" Age 84, of Little Valley, NY, passed peacefully June 3, 2017. He was born in Orchard Park, NY to the late Frank and Besse Maude Hockwader. Richard was in the United States Army during the Korean War, then spent most of his working career at Bethlehem Steel. He loved fishing, woodworking and spending time with his grandchildren. Loving husband to Frances; cherished father to Doreen (Doug) Taylor and Bill Hockwader; grandfather to Doug, Danny, Jennifer and Jason; great-grandfather to Hayden, Kaelyn,
Bianca, Kendall, Brycen, Cody and Dylan. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, 36 Washington St., Cattaraugus, NY at 11 AM. Inurnment will be at St. John's Cemetery, Boston, NY on Saturday. Arrangements entrusted to DiSTASIO-HILLS FUNERAL CHAPEL, Cattaraugus, NY. Online
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