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Obituary for Richard E. Baird

Richard E. Baird of Bayside Queens passed away on Sunday April 3rd, 2022 peacefully at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in Queens after a brief illness. He was 68.

Richard was born on December 12th, 1953. He was the son of the late Edward Baird, Sr. and the late Clara Baird of Richmond Hill, New York. He was a long time consumer of HeartShare Human Services for people with developmental disabilities. He was very kind. loved the people in the communities in which he lived.

He loved bike riding and, in his younger years had biked as much as 70 or 80 miles in a day. He also volunteered much of his time at Jamaica Hospital. He is survived by his sister Mary of Lawrenceville New Jersey, his brother Edward, sister-in-law Joanne, his nephew Joseph of Ridgefield Connecticut, and numerous cousins. He was a much loved by his family and will be deeply missed.

In lieu of flowers donate to HeartShare Human Services of New York