• Richard T. Thorn Jr.

    December 16, 2020

    Richard “Dicky” Thomas Thorn Jr., 66, long time resident of Cazenovia, NY passed away peacefully with his children Josh and Kelly by his side on December 16, 2020 at Crouse Hospital. Richard was born in Syracuse, NY on January 22, 1954 to parents, Richard and Patricia Thorn. Richard was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved the water. He is remembered for his sense of humor and big personality. Richard had a strong work ethic and was a dedicated employee of Burns Bros Contractors in Syracuse for 33 years before retiring in 2016. Richard will be missed for his charismatic personality; always smiling and kind to everyone who he crossed paths with. Richard is survived by his loving children; son, Joshua (Katherine) Staiger of Chittenango; daughter, Kelly Thorn (Tyler McCarthy) of Pompey. His brothers, David and Kevin; sister Deborah. He was predeceased by his two brothers Michael and Wayne. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 22nd at Ayer & Zimmer Funeral Home at 38 Sullivan St. Cazenovia, NY. Masks and social distancing are required. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Dick’s memory to CAVAC, 106 Nelson Street, Cazenovia, NY 13035.


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