COEYMANS HOLLOW –
Richard W. “Dick” Luck, Sr., 75, entered eternal life Thursday, May
28, 2009 at the VA Hospital in Albany. Dick was born and lived all
his life in the Albany area. He was an Army Veteran serving during
the Korean War.
Dick had been
employed as a heating technician and then an over the road truck
driver. He had served as the animal control officer for the Town of
Coeymans, Village of Ravena and the Town of New Baltimore and was a
member of the DAV and the VFW. Dick also helped establish the
Grandparents Rights Organization and had been a Boy Scout Leader.
his sons; John W. (Darline) Luck of Coeymans Hollow, Richard W.
Luck, Jr. of Guilderland, Charles W. Luck of Coeymans Hollow and
David M. Luck of Stormville; daughters, Delores J. Shook and Debra
Ann Luck both of Coeymans Hollow; sisters, Mildred Whitbeck of NC
and Maryjane Richichi of Greenville; grandchildren, Renee Brozowski,
Randy Nichols, Kristie Martone, Melinda Luck, Christian Luck, Brent
Shook, John Deyo, Destiny Deyo and Sadie Luck; 11
great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Dick was
predeceased by his wife, Dolores J. Luck, parents William and Pearl
Luck, brother William Luck, sister Virginia Palmer and son-in-law
will be held 11 AM Monday June 1st at the Babcock Funeral Home,
Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 3 to 6
PM. In lieu of flowers contribution in memory of Dick may be made
to the Fisher House, C/O VA Medical Center Volunteer Services, 113
Holland Ave., Albany, NY 12208.