COEYMANS HOLLOW – Richard J. Hummer “J R”, 60, passed away after a
long illness on Friday, June 25, 2010. RJ was born in Ashtabula,
Ohio and has been a local resident for 38 years. He was a Navy
Veteran, a member of the Athens American Legion Post 187 and a
member of the Catskill Men’s Auxiliary Post 770. RJ was an avid
photographer, was involved with sound and stage with local bands and
was an antique and classic car enthusiast.
Survivors include his loving wife of 38 years, Mary Hotaling Hummer
of Coeymans Hollow; daughter, Laura (Kevin) Betts of West
Coxsackie; grandchildren, Richard, Robert and Elizabeth; mother,
Aino Bernardo of Ohio; and sister, Laura (William) Stevenson of
Ohio. Also survived by loving in-laws and nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Tuesday,
June 29th from 4 to 6 PM. All other services will be private at the
convenience of the family. Contributions in memory of JR may be
made to the American Heart Association, 440 New
Albany, NY 12205-3890.