Obituary of Richard Bousquet
Richard J. Bousquet, 60, of Phoenix, NY, passed away peacefully at Francis House on May 13, 2018. He spent most of his adult life living in the Village of Phoenix but was originally from Hamilton, Ontario and was very proud of his Canadian roots. Everyone who knew Richard knew that he was passionate, outspoken and never short for words. He was never afraid to strike up a conversation with anyone even if he was just standing in line. He loved classic cars, NASCAR and his Harley. He truly enjoyed his time as a craftsman and contractor, a skill taught to him by his father. Richard was proud of his time spent as a truck driver as well as several championship awards for long distance shooting. He was a loyal and dedicated friend that could always be counted on. He loved his friends and counted many of them as family.
Richard was a proud and devoted father to his daughter Allison Maliszewski. Allison lives in North Syracuse with her husband Eric and their two children. He was crazy about his grandbabies, Kadence and Aria. Two little girls that he loved to show off to anyone and everyone he met. Richard is also survived by his sister Sue Slate, his niece Charlene Burgett, her husband Jake and their three children; Ian, Colin, and Emma.
Calling Hours will be from 4-6 PM, Monday, May 21, 2018, at Falardeau Funeral Home, 93 Downer St Baldwinsville.
Donations may be made in Richard's name to Francis House, as the providers there made sure his last days were full of family, friends and unwavering support. Francis House is located at 108 Michaels Ave. Syracuse NY 13208