Richard LaVigne

Richard A. "Red" LaVigne

Monday, November 10th, 1958 - Sunday, March 8th, 2020
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Richard A. “Red” LaVigne, 61, formerly of West Chazy and more recently of Plattsburgh passed away at his home Sunday March 8, 2020. He was born in Plattsburgh on November 10, 1958 the son of Lyman A. and Leona E. (Stone) LaVigne.
Red was a graduate of Beekmantown Central High School, Class of 1976. He served his country in the U. S. Army from 1976 to 1983 and the Army reserves. He retired from the United States Postal Service in 2015 and he served as union president. Red served as a school board member of Beekmantown Central School. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Red enjoyed coin collecting, reading, going to auctions and he was an avid Buffalo Bills fan.
He was predeceased by his parents, his siblings; Carol LaMar, Rodney, Russell and Michael LaVigne.
Red is survived by his wife of thirty four years, Sue (Rivers) LaVigne of Plattsburgh, his siblings; Donna (John) LaMar, Gary LaVigne, Albert (Debbie) LaVigne, Neal (Shelly) LaVigne, his mother-in-law Marion Rivers, brother-in-law Scott (Wendy) Rivers, his sisters-in-law Becky LaVigne, Pat LaVigne, Cathy (Bill) Liebold, and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, Plattsburgh.
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David Durham

Posted at 04:00pm
Sorry to see you leave us so soon Big Man. I will always remember you by looking at the Silver Dollar Key Chain you were so nice to give me. and seeing you at the mall.
To your loving Wife and family God Bless You All.
God Bless, you will be missed,
David N Durham

Rick & Chris Rabideau

Posted at 10:32pm
Sue and family,
Rick and I are very sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. We will always remember him as always laughing and smiling
Rest in Peace Richard
Rick and Chris Rabideau

Love, Darlene, Denise and John

Posted at 11:13am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you and will keep you in our hearts at this difficult time!
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Posted at 07:35am
Really nice person remember when he use to come to WCFD bingo then he was our mailman for a while!!

Sharon Watkins

Posted at 06:45am
Red was always a joy to be around , the life of the party … will be remembered by many...…..

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