Richard N. Driscoll
February 2, 1946-July 17, 2019
Richard N. Driscoll passed away Wednesday July 17, 2019 at his home in Monroe, NY. He was 73 years old. Son of the late Richard N. and Rosaline G. Ronayne Driscoll, he was born February 2, 1946 in New York, NY.
Richard was a New York City Fireman, retired from Engine 91 in East Harlem. He was an Army Veteran from The Vietnam War. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Monroe, NY, The Orange County Retired Fire Fighters Association, The Knights of Columbus Council #5890 in Washingtonville, NY, American Legion Post #488, in Monroe, NY, The Holy Name Society of the F.D.N.Y. and a Charter Member of The New York City Retired Fire Fighters Pipe and Drum. Richard was also a member of the FDNY Emerald Society.
Survivors include his wife Linda L. Fariello Driscoll at home, his daughters Laura Vreeland and her husband Tim of Warwick, NY, Maria Malara of Warwick, NY, Kelly Harris and her husband Brandon of Nanuet, NY. His sons Christopher Mazzurco and his wife Cindy of Rivervale NJ, Philip Mazzurco and his wife Lisa of Amenia, NY. and Thomas Mazzurco of Cliffside Park, NJ., his brother Duncan Driscoll from the State of Virginia, his sister Gabrielle Donati of Israel, sister Renee Driscoll of the State of Florida, his eight grandchildren; Gianna, Jake, Frankie, Alayna, Timmy, Zoe, Elizabeth and Ella, and his great-grandchild; Luna. Richard is predeceased by his brother Philip Driscoll.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Avenue, Monroe, NY 10950. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday July 24, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church 26 Still Road Monroe, NY. Interment will be at Orange County Veteran's Memorial Cemetery in Goshen NY.
In leiu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The New York Fire Fighters Burn Center, 21 Asch Loop, New York, NY 10475 or to Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550.