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Richard "Rich" J. Waisley

Obituary for Richard "Rich" J. Waisley

May 20, 1940 - November 11, 2017
San Antonio, Texas | Age 77

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Richard John "Rich" Waisley, age 77 of San Antonio, passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017.
He was born on May 20, 1940 in Erie, Pennsylvania to John and Marie Swanseger Waisley.

Rich grew up in a farmhouse in Sterrettania, PA. He attended McKean High School where he lettered in basketball, volleyball, and baseball and excelled at academics. After high school, Rich went to DeVry Technical Institute in Chicago. Upon graduation, he enlisted in the Navy and served as the first crew of the USS Long Beach. Following his military, he enjoyed a 30 year career with IBM. Upon retirement, you could find Rich on the golf course, both as a player and as a USGA Rules Official, or simply spending time with his wife, sons, or his five wonderful grandkids.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers-in-law, Norman Willow, Gene Pastrick and Stan
James. Rich is survived by his wife of 51 years, Patricia Waisley; sons, Michael Waisley (Johanna), Daniel Waisley and James Waisley (Carrie); grandchildren, Thomas Waisley, Annemarie Waisley, Tristan Waisley, Lillian Waisley and Charles Waisley; sisters, Judith Willow and Mary Scheuer (Jack); numerous nieces and nephews; sisters-in-law, Laura Pastrick and Linda Bublitz (Dick).

ROSARY
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2017
7:00 P.M.
PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH

MASS
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2017
2:00 P.M.
HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC CHURCH

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to either the First Tee of San Antonio or the Wounded Warrior Project. Donations may be made on-line in honor of Rich Waisley.

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San Antonio, TX 78232
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