In Memoriam – Daniel E. Richardson

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse

It is with sadness that we have learned of the sudden passing of Daniel E. Richardson, 64, a longtime past member of the Association. Richardson served on the NYSHFA Board of Directors, the Emerging Policy Committee and was Chairman of the Workforce Development Committee.

Dan and his wife, Carol, of Parma, NY formerly owned the Hamilton Manor and Latta Road nursing homes in Rochester, as well as Services for Seniors. He sold the nursing homes to Hurlbut Communities but continued to work with him as a consultant. Carol Richardson is the nursing director at Latta Road East. A prominent Greece businessman, he was the owner of Braddock Bay Tavern & Grill.

He was a long-standing business member of the Greece Chamber of Commerce and a former leader of both the Chamber Board of Directors and the Chamber Charitable Foundation Board of Directors - playing a key role in shaping the latter. He was an active member of the Greece Rotary, the Greece Regional Chamber, and the Chamber Foundation Board.

Additionally, Dan was a Boy Scout Leader, served as President of the Greece School Board, chaired the Easter Seal Society of Western New York, served on the board of St. Joseph's Villa, and the board of Lakeside Health Systems. When not working or investing in the community, Dan enjoyed astronomy, hunting, camping, gardening, flying small aircraft, making excellent wines, and entertaining the many grandchildren.

Richardson is survived by his wife, 10 children, 14 grandchildren and a sister.

Visitation will be held 2-4pm & 6-8pm on Thursday, January 11th at the Bartolomeo & Perotto funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane (between Rte 390 & Long Pond Rd). His funeral service will be celebrated at 11am on Saturday, January 13th at First Bible Baptist Church, 990 Manitou Rd, Hilton, NY 14468. For more information, visit In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Boy Scouts of America, 2320 Brighton Henrietta Town Line Rd, Rochester, NY 14623 in Dan's memory.

Further information can be found by clicking the links below:

Daniel E. Richardson's Obituary on Rochester Democrat And Chronicle


Stephen B. Hanse, Esq.
518-462-4800 x11