Richard Melcher Ulvila Jr.

Make text smaller Make text larger

Richard Melcher Ulvila Jr. of New Hampton entered into rest on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. He was 52.

The son of the Richard M. Ulvila Sr. and Judith White Ulvila, he was born March 17, 1965, in Quincy, Mass.

Survivors include his loving wife, Patricia Jankowski Ulvila; daughter Jaclyn J. Ulvila; son Richard M. Ulvila III; father Richard M. Ulvila Sr.; mother-in-law Theresa Jankowski; sister Heidi Ulvila-Stevens and husband James; brother James Ulvila; brother Steven Ulvila and wife Jeanette; brother Matthew Ulvila; sister Aimee Stone and husband J. Ryan; brother Michael Ulvila; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Edward Jankowski and wife Wendy and Leonard Jankowski and wife Jan. He is further survived by 19 nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Feb. 9 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home in the Village of Florida.

A Funeral Mass was held Feb. 10 at St. Joseph Church in the Village of Florida.

A private cremation followed and burial of his ashes will be held in the future.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home.

To send a condolence online, please go to

Make text smaller Make text larger


Pool Rules


UPDATE: Police identify man fatally shot by Warwick police
A man wielding a knife was shot and killed by a Warwick police officer responding to a reported domestic...

Read more »

Junior League marks end of season with awards ceremony
— The Junior League of Orange County ended its 2017-18 season with an awards ceremony and a transfer of leadership at...
Read more »

Finance Expert Doug Messina: Health Care Costs
Health care is one of the largest expenses most retirees incur in their later years, and Medicare only covers a portion of heath care expenses. It is broken up into different...
Read more »

Quickbooks Expert Rochelle Dejong: Outsourcing Your Company's Bookkeeping
Outsourcing a “back-office” function such as bookkeeping to R&D allows you to focus on the core of your business. So if your business needs a bookkeeper for only a few...
Read more »


Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


Warwick, NY