Conesus: Peacefully on September 14, 2017 at age 71 years. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Helen Beardsley and children; Larry (Heidi) Beardsley, Richard Beardsley, and Dawn Benitez; 6 grandchildren, his sister Pat, nieces & nephews, close friend Forrest Shorrey, and many other family & friends.
Rick was a retiree of General Motors and was a veteran of the US Navy serving from 1964-67, one of his stations being on the USS Sequoia, the presidential yacht. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend. In his younger years he loved to hunt, fish, and be outdoors.
Rick’s Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 23rd, 11:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 6591 Richmond Mills Road, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY 14487. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Livonia Ambulance, PO Box 8, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: