Penfield, NY: November 25, 2021. It is with a heavy heart & great sadness that we announce the passing of Richard Joseph Chiarenza. Richard was born in Rochester, NY in 1945 & grew up with his brother, John and mother, Margaret. After a few years in California, Richard came back to Rochester to start his family and a business.
Richard built Frontier Communities, a property management company that started as a one man show to become one of the largest in Western NY. He enjoyed music, golf, helping others & especially spending time with his children.
Predeceased by his mother, Margaret (John)Brennan; father, Joel Chiarenza; brother, John Chiarenza & son, Richard J. Chiarenza.
Richard is survived by his children, Carlie, Joel & Michael Chiarenza and many dear friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, December 3rd from 1-4pm at the Delmonte Lodge, 41 N Main St, Pittsford, NY
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the St. Jude’s Research Children’s Hospital.
Always fun and full of life, Richard will be remembered for putting a smile on everyone’s face. He could light up a room with his sense of humor and he would always say, “When you can laugh at yourself, you know you’ve arrived!”