Dr. Richard J. FINOCCHI

November 12, 1942October 20, 2019

Finocchi, Dr. Richard J., 76, of St. Petersburg, died at home Oct. 20, 2019. Born and raised in Amsterdam, NY, he graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in 1972. He maintained his dental practice in St. Petersburg for 40 years. He is predeceased by his first wife, Linda, his parents Vincenzo and Genevieve, and his brothers, Vincent and Angelo. He is survived by his wife, Amy; children Paul (Kathleen), Dean, and Lance Finocchi, Dina (John) Jackson, Rob (Trisha) Ticktin; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister, Maryanne Casano; sisters-in-law Sally Finocchi and Teresa (Jim) Wittstruck.

“Dick” was a generous man of many talents, and opened his home to friends and family for countless occasions. His greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren. As per his wishes, there will be no funeral or service. Condolences may be offered at

Arrangements were held under the direction of Garden Sanctuary Funeral Home 7950 131st St. N., Seminole, FL 33776 / 727-391-0121


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Betty Simpson

October 31, 2019

So sorry to hear of the loss of Dr. Finocchi. He was a wonderful man who will be missed by many. My condolences to Amy and the family. I'm sure he and Mr. Ehrlich are enjoying spending time together again.

Renee DePierre

October 28, 2019

I was very saddened to hear of Dr. Finocchi's passing. He was such an amazing man and Dentist. He was like a second father to me for many years. My thoughts and prayers are with you Amy and family.

Stephen Moss

October 27, 2019

Dear Amy,

So sorry to hear of the loss of Dick. He was a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Steve Moss

Dorothy DePierre

October 27, 2019

So sorry to learn of Dicks passing.I will always remember his kindness,gentleness and generosity.he was great to work for.Best regards to Amy and family,Dottie

Dorothy DePierre

October 27, 2019

So sad to hear of Dicks passing. I will always remember his kindness and generosity,how great he was to work for,and his beautiful dental work.Best regards to Amy and family,Dottie