Richard F. Morrow

Pine Bush


Richard F. Morrow a life long resident of Pine Bush, passed peacefully alongside his family, at his home, on Monday September 21, 2020. He was 60. 

The son of the late James Morrow and Kathryn Helena Surowa he was born on a US Army base in Heidelberg Germany on February 27, 1960.  Richard was a retired Sergeant for the Town of Crawford Police Dept. He was appointed as Police Officer in June of 1985 and promoted to Sergeant in March of 1991, he retired in 2012 after 27 years of service. 

In his retirement he liked to hunt and fish, spend time with his brother and 2 sons. Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Pam at home, his sons, Dustin Morrow and Steven Morrow, brothers  Joseph Morrow, and Raymond Morrow,  sister in Law Penny Morrow.   Rich is further survived by several nieces and nephews and is predeceased by his brother, John L. Morrow, sister, Nancy Wrather, and sister in law, Helene A. Morrow. 

Visitation will be held on Saturday September  26 2020 from 2pm-4pm at William M. Gagan Funeral Home 1525 Burlingham Rd. A memorial service will start at 3:45pm. Cremation will be private at the discretion of the family. Due to  COVID-19 restrictions capacity is limited. Face mask and social distance requirements mandated by NYS are in effect. 

In lieu of flowers direct donations to the Town of Crawford PBA, American Cancer Society or Hospice of Orange/Ulster Counties. To leave an online condolence please visit 


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