unknown - January 8, 2013
Whitney William Richards, 78, of South Portland, Maine, formerly of Cazenovia, passed away on Jan. 8, 2013.
Whitney, known as “Bill,” was born July 12, 1934, to Whitney and Catherine Richards in Cazenovia. He graduated from Cazenovia High School, attended SUNY Morrisville and served in the U. S. Marine Corps.
Bill’s career included work in the computer field for Lincoln Bank, Syracuse, and Burroughs Computer Co. in New York, then was recruited by Casco Bank in Maine, finally retiring as president of First Pay Co., a branch of Casco Bank, in 1993.
Bill is survived by his wife, Rita; his stepsons, Matt and Shawn Clark; his daughter, Norine Seymour; grandchildren Cameron and Trevor of Maine; his son William (Emily); grandchildren Meagan and Conor of California; son Michael; grandchildren Michael, Luke and Emma; daughter Nancy; grandchildren Lily and Salene, all of Maine; brothers Marvin and Robert of Cazenovia; sisters Marvel Kay of Connecticut and Vilma of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews. Bill was predeceased by his parents, sister Patricia and a stepson, Gregory.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on June 8 at the highland Memorial Cemetery in South Portland, Maine.