Richard Alan Fein, 73, of Salisbury, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury, NC.
He was born May 1, 1945 in Brooklyn, NY son of the late Harry and Goldye Nissenbaum Fein. Richard was a 1963 graduate of Seward Park High School on the lower east side of Manhattan. When Richard was a child he traveled the country singing for the Jewish Boy's Choir.
He enjoyed gambling, and loved traveling to Atlantic City.
Richard was a character who loved life and enjoyed living it to the fullest. He has many many friends who will fondly remember him.
In addition to his parents, Richard was preceded in death by his brother, Ronnie Fein, and sister, Karen Rosen.
Richard is survived by his wife, Valerie Lynn Gray, whom he married July 5, 1996; son, Jordan Fein and wife Kelly of Manchester, NH; grandsons, Noah and Max Fein; daughter, Hope Fein and husband Emilio Estrella of Fresh Meadows, NY; granddaughter, Shaya Estrella; he is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
The family will greet friends and relatives on Saturday, February 16, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network at www.pancan.org or mail to 1500 RosecransAve., Ste. 200 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Fein family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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