Richard C. DeForest, 55

HANNIBAL, NY – Richard C. DeForest, 55, of Groton and formerly of Fulton, passed away on Friday May 9, 2014.

He enjoyed sightseeing, road trips, playing cards, cooking, social networking and spending time with family and friends.

Richard loved life and new adventures.

He was the son of the late, William and Thelma Combes DeForest Sr.

He was predeceased by a sister, Shirley DeForest Hobby.

Surviving are siblings, William DeForest Jr. of Hannibal and Patricia DeForest Irland of Fulton; a nephew, Justin Irland, a niece, Jessica Hobby Snow; a great-nephew, Lane Snow; and cousins.

Graveside services will be held at noon on Saturday at Hannibal Center Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Hannibal.

Foster Funeral Home in Hannibal has care of arrangements.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.