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Robert D. Hedrich
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Robert D. Hedrich, 71, of 170 Main Street, East Randolph, passed away, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in Olean General Hospital.

He was born March 12, 1947 in Jamestown, NY, the son of the late Francis and Rena (Frahm) Hedrich.

Robert was a graduate of Randolph Central School in 1965, and Jamestown Community College in 1981 receiving an Associate’s Degree in Nursing. He formerly was a design draftsman and a Registered Nurse at WCA prior to retirement. He was a member of the Randolph Rod & Gun, a former member of the Randolph Volunteer Fire Company, the Randolph Rescue Squad where he was an EMT Level 1, 2, and 3, and the Randolph Loyal Order of Moose. Robert was an avid hunter, fisherman, and trapper.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen (Peterson) Hedrich, whom he married on July 15, 1978; one son, John Hedrich of Machias; and, two grandchildren, Selena Hedrich and Aaliyah Hedrich, both of Machias.

Friends may call at the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church Street, Randolph on Monday, March 26, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at which time a prayer service will be held followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Randolph, officiated by Father Joseph Janaczek. Burial will be in the St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Randolph.

Memorials may be sent to Cattaraugus County Hospice, Faith White House Chapel in East Randolph, or St. Patrick’s Church. Arrangements are entrusted to the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church Street, Randolph, NY. To send a condolence log onto

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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home

14 Church Street
Randolph, NY 14772

Prayer service immediately following at 10:30 am





11:00 AM
St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church

189 Main Street
Randolph, NY 14772


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