Richard Umscheid

Obituary of Richard Umscheid

Richard D. Umscheid, age 71, of Fishkill, died Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Kaplan Family Hospice Residence of Newburgh, NY.  Richard was born January 8, 1946 in Bronx, NY. He is the son of the late Otto and the late Anna (DeBald) Umscheid.  Richard was happily married to  Susan A. Schenkel on September 16, 1989 at St. Aidans In Williston Park, NY for nearly 28 years. 

Richard worked for almost 40 years as a Field Service Engineer and traveled extensively with his job. He retired in 2005 from Delaval and the worked for Floor Maintenance at IBM and retired in 2010.

Richard was a member of St. Denis Church Hopewell Junction, NY. Richard and his wife where very active in the Mid Hudson Region Antique Auto Club of America for over 25 years. Richard also served as the President  of the club and was also a member of the Cadillac LaSalle Club and Chevy Club. He was a local resident most of his life, Richard was previously from the Bronx and he loved working on Antique Cars and machinery and helping others.

Richard had many wonderful friends who loved him. Richard helped anyone who asked for help. Richard was a quit, kind, very knowledgeable and always there for you. He will be extremely missed by his wife Susan, family and friends

He is survived by his wife: Susan A. (Schenkel) Umscheid, his brother Alfred Umscheid of Hopewell Junction, NY and half brother, Wilhard DeVald of Verbank, NY., brother in-law Gary Schenkel and his wife Isabelle, his nephews Mark Debald and wife Johanna, Dr. Craig Umscheid and his wife Barrie and niece Wendy Weaters

Richard was predeceased by his Sister In Law, Annette Umscheid.

Calling hours will be Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 11am to 3pm with a prayer service at 230pm at Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home Inc., 371 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.,  Burial will be in Private and at the convenience of the family.