Richard J. St. Germain

March 3, 1962April 25, 2018
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Private funeral services for Richard J. “Rick” St. Germain, age 56 of Ogdensburg, will be held at Foxwood Memorial Park. Rick passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday (April 25th) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center after being stricken at home.

Surviving is his wife Lisa; a daughter Elissa St. Germain & her Fiancée Shane Moyer of Evans Mills; brothers Jack (Pat) St. Germain of Knoxville IA, Dennis St. Germain of Ogdensburg and Dale (Sharon) St. Germain of Gaston, SC.

His two brothers Kevin & Robert St. Germain predeceased him.

Rick was born on March 3, 1962 in Ogdensburg NY, a son of the late Arnold C. & Elizabeth (Foxx) St. Germain. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and continued his education at SUNY Potsdam and SUNY Canton. On June 10, 1989 he married Lisa Johnson.

Rick was employed at Riverview Correctional Facility in Ogdensburg as a corrections officer and weapons training officer until his retirement in 2015. He enjoyed playing cards, fishing, watching SU Basketball and the NY Yankees, finding treasures at yard sales and collecting antiques.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Richard Winter Cancer Center, 5 Lyons Place, Ogdensburg, NY 13669. Fond memories and condolences may be shared on


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Vincent Nastasi

May 2, 2018

Hi Lisa, I heard this terrible news and all the memory's have been running through my head. I think back to our college years and what great times I had with this great guy and great friend. I know what a great loss it is. I really wish we had kept in better contact. My prayers go out to you and Elissa.
Love the Nastasi's

Geoff Smythe

May 1, 2018

Lisa and family,
Please accept my sincerest condolences for your loss. I enjoyed working with Rick at Riverview CF over the years. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
With deepest sympathy,
Geoff Smythe

Susan Martin

April 29, 2018

Lisa and Elissa, We are so sorry to hear of Rick's sudden passing. We have many fond memories of our times together in basketball and always enjoyed running in to Rick and catching up. His love for his family was evident and he was always so proud of Elissa. We hope that your many happy memories will bring you some comfort in the days ahead. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time~ Terry Riley, Sue, Chelsea and Garrett Martin.

Mike and Lisa Tears

April 28, 2018

So sorry for your loss Lisa and family. Rick was a great guy and fun to work with. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Diane Tuper

April 28, 2018

Lisa and family, my deepest condolences for your tremendous loss. I worked many overtimes with Rick before I made Sgt, and he always loved to talk about his wife and his daughter, you both meant the world to him. You are all in my thoughts and prayers, he was truly a good thoughtful man who loved you both so, so much. Always in my prayers, Respectfully Diane Tuper

Julie Sellers

April 27, 2018

Lisa and Elissa,
I am so sorry to hear about Rick's passing. He was a wonderful person and he always had a smile. You are both in my thoughts and prayers.

Julie Sellers

Chris and Candy LaLone

April 27, 2018

We will certainly miss seeing Rick this summer.He enjoyed sitting in the front yard and shoot the breeze.God bless your family.

Blaine Webber

April 27, 2018

Lisa and family...I want to extend my condolences on Rick's passing. Rick was a great co-worker, always willing to lend a hand. I remember our lobby visits in the mornings when he would talk about Elissa's basketball...or any sports. I hope the family will find strength in your good memories.

Ed Sears

April 27, 2018

RIP Rick way to young. You helped
me out of many jams at work and I will never forget that.

wendy (Morley) Vincent-Barwood

April 27, 2018

Lisa, I am so sorry for your loss. I visited with you at your home on Albany Avenue with my mom, Connie Morley. You seemed so happy and by the notes and pics on this memorial page, you remained that way. From my brothers and I, we send prayers that God will work to heal your broken heart.
Your cousin Wendy