Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home

14 Grand Street, Oneonta, NY


Rudolph F. Kreck

August 17, 1927May 22, 2020

Rudolph F. Kreck, 92, of Oneonta, died on Friday, May 22, 2020 at AO Fox Hospital in Oneonta.

He was born on August 17, 1927 in New York City, the son of Valentine and Amelia (Paulich) Kreck Sr. He married Rosie Carnicelli on October 19, 1952. She predeceased him on April 4, 2008.

An Army veteran, Rudolph was a Police Officer for the City of Oneonta for 25 years.

He is survived by his daughter, Debra Kreck-Harnish (Glen III) of Sacramento, CA; and 2 grandsons, Daniel Harnish and Glen Harnish IV.

As per Rudolph’s wishes, there will be no service.

In lieu of flowers, donations are asked to be made to the Susquehanna SPCA, 4841 NY-28, Cooperstown, NY 13326. https://sqspca.org/

To leave a condolence for the family online please visit www.grummonsfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home of Oneonta.


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Robert Sterchak

June 4, 2020

Sorry to read about Rudy. I was hoping to see him at the Cornfield Hall again, someday. When he was there with Glenn and Deb, it was one of the more memorable times. Also, condolences from Clare, my mother. Rudy was only only 6 mo younger than my dad, who passed away in 2005.

Mary Colone Hathaway

June 3, 2020

Deb and family our condolence to all on the passing of your Dad. I know he lived in Oneonta for many years. I am sure you miss him and your brother Joe and your Mom Rosie who was a sweetheart. RIP Rudy, Rosie and Joe. They all are at peace with God. Bless you and your family.

Mary Colone Hathaway

June 3, 2020

Deb and family our condolence to you. Sorry to read of your Dad's passing I know he was a long time resident of Oneonta. I am sure you miss him and your brother - very sad for all of you. RIP both your Dad and Joe. Love to you and your family.