Richard “Dick” F. Totten


STAFFORD — Richard “Dick” F. Totten, age 74, of Morganville Road, passed away unexpectedly at home on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021.

He was born Nov. 7, 1946, in Batavia, a son of the late Fay and Betty Buck Totten.

Dick will be remembered as a very devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and dear friend. He was a hardworking and private man, who was never known to complain about anything. He was the proud owner and operator of Hy-Hope Farms in Stafford and he loved being outside; whether it involved chopping corn, working around his barn or just spending time with his Glenside Clydesdale horses.

He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Bonnie Fite Totten; his children, Debbie Totten, Lori (Pete) Brown, Jody (Scott) Shepard, Kristen Meeder and Caitlyn Meeder; his grandchildren, Chelsea (Chris) Voorhees, Samantha (Mike) Pellegrino, Travis Trader, Luke Trader, Tori Trader, Jordyn Shepard and Joslyn Shepard; his sisters, Brenda (Masami) Iburi and Linda (Chuck) Miller; his brother, Ron (Barb) Totten; sister-in-law, Pat Totten; his faithful canine companions, Sadie Mae and Bronson, along with many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Kenneth Totten.

Family and friends may call on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 2-4 p.m. at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), Le Roy. Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Roswell Park Alliance Foundation, PO Box 631, Buffalo, NY 14240.

Your memories and condolences may be shared with Mr. Totten’s family at

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