Richard Waterstram

Obituary of Richard Waterstram

Richard C. Waterstram, 77, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Monday, July 24, 2017 at Mount St. Mary's Hospital. Born in Buffalo, NY on February 18, 1940 he was the son of the late Harry and Mildred (Lambert) Waterstram. Richard was the Pastor at Abundant Life Baptist Church, Sanborn, NY for 30 years. He worked at Precious Plate in shipping and receiving. He was an avid sports enthusiast and was a coach at Hyde Park Little League Baseball

He is survived by his wife, Janice C. (O'Lay) Waterstram; sons, Richard (Susan) Waterstram, Robert (Tracie) Waterstram and Eric Waterstram;  grandchildren, Nathan, Owen, Elliott, Kimberly, Samantha and Amara Waterstram; Dominic Richardson, who Poppy and Nana lovingly cared for and raised after their daughter Faith died; Step Grandchildren Delona, Arthur, Coren and Alexander Mitchell and brother, George Waterstram. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his daughter, Faith L. Waterstram.

There is NO PRIOR visitation. Funeral services will take place 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 29th at New Life Baptist Church, 514 79th Street, Niagara Falls, NY with Pastor Matt Evans officiating. Burial in Acacia Park Cemetery, North Tonawanda, NY, will take place at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC.