OBITUARY

Richard H. Amsterdam

April 5, 1949August 28, 2021

Richard Henry Amsterdam, age 72, of Las Vegas, Nevada passed away on Saturday, 28 August 2021. Rich was born 5 April 1949 in Brooklyn, New York to Harold and Anna Amsterdam, and younger brother to Robert Amsterdam. Rich married Jovanna Bellomo 2 September 1972 in Brooklyn, New York. Rich graduated from Brooklyn Tech. He then went on to serve in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Rich resided in Brooklyn, New York, before moving to Massapequa Park, New York to raise his family. He then relocated to Las Vegas, Nevada to be with his family.

Rich worked for the New York City District Council of Carpenters. He worked for NAB Construction for over 40 years. He finished his career with Gottlieb/Skanska. He coached and/or managed numerous sports teams for his children, and he rarely missed a practice or game for his kids and grandkids. Rich enjoyed fishing, spending time with his family, and going on family vacations.

Rich is survived by his wife, Jovanna, son, Richie, daughters, Dawn and Kathy, and his grandsons, Anthony, Liam and Joey. Rich was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He was loved by all and will be truly missed. He lives on in all of our hearts and thoughts.

“Long you live and high you’ll fly, and smiles you’ll give, tears you’ll cry and all you touch and all you see is all your life will ever be.” – Pink Floyd

Services

  • Memorial Mass

    Thursday, September 16, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Thursday, September 16, 2021

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