New York, NY.
Richard J. (Dick) Schmeelk died peacefully on the morning of May 19th, 2022 at the age of 97, at his home in Palm Beach, Florida. He was surrounded by his wife of 44 years, Priscilla, and his two youngest sons, Matthew and Andrew. Dick was devoted to his family. He was predeceased by his parents, Mary (Smyth) and Garrett E. Schmeelk, his brother Garrett Schmeelk, his first wife Elizabeth (Conaghan), his sons Richard (Ricky), Garrett and Christian. Dick is survived by his wife Priscilla (Perasso), their sons Matthew (Kim), Andrew (Chelsey), his children with Elizabeth Conaghan, Elizabeth, Marrie, Stephen, Virginia and Michael and granddaughters Elizabeth Nerich, Isabella and Ali...