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Deacon George Reich

May 21, 1943 ~ September 24, 2022 (age 79)

Obituary

Deacon George Reich, 79, of Bohemia, LI, died on Saturday, September 24, 2022.  Born and raised in the Bronx, George was a Detective with NYPD for 21 ½ years and later worked as a Forensic Scientist in Ballistics with the Suffolk County Crime Lab.  He worked with Catholic Charities in Parish Social Ministries and was ordained a Roman Catholic Deacon in 2000.  Deacon George was an active member at St. John Nepomucene RC Church in Bohemia since 1973 and ministered with great joy at the parish.

Deacon George is survived by his loving wife, Linda, his four sons, Frank and his wife Margaret of Pennsylvania, Christopher and his wife Laura of Wantagh, Brad and his wife Susan of Lindenhurst and Brian of Patchogue, his grandchildren, Alexa, Jaimie, Benjamin, Matthew, Dylan, Sadie, Jason, Brayden and Randy.  George was predeceased by his sister Gloria Semeria.

Friends and relatives will gather on Wednesday, September 28th, 12 noon to 4 p.m. at Raynor & D’Andrea Funeral Home in BAYPORT.  A Mass of the Transferal will be held on Wednesday at 8 p.m. at St. John Nepomucene RC Church in Bohemia where the Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12 noon Thursday, September 29th.  Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions made to St. John’s Parish Outreach, 1140 Locust Avenue, Bohemia, New York 11716 or Catholic Charities CARES Program, 90 Cherry Lane, Hicksville, New York 11801, are appreciated.


Services

Visitation
Wednesday
September 28, 2022

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Home, Bayport
683 Montauk Highway
Bayport, NY 11705

Wake Prayer
Wednesday
September 28, 2022

3:00 PM
Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Home, Bayport
683 Montauk Highway
Bayport, NY 11705

Video is available for this event


Mass of the Transferral
Wednesday
September 28, 2022

8:00 PM
St. John Nepomucene RC Church
1140 Locust Avenue
Bohemia, NY 11716

Video is available for this event


Funeral Mass
Thursday
September 29, 2022

12:00 PM
St. John Nepomucene RC Church
1140 Locust Avenue
Bohemia, NY 11716

Video is available for this event


Donations

Catholic Charities
90 Cherry Lane, Hicksville NY 11801

St. John Nepomucene Parish Outreach
1140 Locust Avenue, Bohemia NY 11716

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