Richard A. Beale, age 87, of Geneseo, died Monday, August 26, 2019 at the Teresa House in Geneseo. He was predeceased by his wife, Irene Beale in 2006.
He is survived by his daughters, Jane (Charles) Fronk of Geneseo, Martha (Fred) Nicholson of Port Washington, NY, 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, sister, Nancy (Peter) Jackson of UT, Caretaker, Layla Morf of Dansville, many nieces and nephews.
Richard was born May 21, 1932 in Ishpeming, MI the son of Chelesa and Hazel Crawford Beale. He retired from SUNY Geneseo as an Art History Professor after many years. He was a longtime member of St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Geneseo.
No prior calling hours. His Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 10 AM at St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 23 Main St. in Geneseo with Father Billy Daniel officiating. Interment will be in St. Michael's Memorial Garden.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Teresa House, 21 Highland Rd., Geneseo, NY 14454.