RED HOOK, N.Y. -- Richard P. Yoli, of Red Hook, died on Monday, Feb 6. He was 74.
Born on Oct 20, 1942, in Astoria, Yoli was the son of the late Victor and Elizabeth (Foccachi) Yoli. He was a graduate of Red Hook Central School in 1960.
A local farmer for many years, Yoli, along with his family, operated Rival Farm in Red Hook. He was the owner and operator of Mt. View Mobile Estates and was the proprietor of Rick's Place in Red Hook.
In addition to his loving wife Valeria, he is survived by his daughter, Joy V. Yoli of Red Hook; his grandchildren, Kevin Wendover Jr of Red Hook, and Valerie Wendover of Rhode Island; his great-grandchildren, Chloe DiRusso, and Gage Thompson both of Rhode Island; along with several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Friends may call at the Burnett & White Funeral Homes on Friday, Feb. 10 from 4-7 p.m. Memorial service and services by Harris Smith Post 524 American Legion will be held at 7 pm. Interment will be private.
Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or please have a Mass said for Richard at St. Christopher's Church in Red Hook.
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