L. "Dickie" Dasno Jr., 51, of Binsse Street, died
Friday, Dec. 14, at Samaritan Medical Center after being
stricken at his home.
Mr. Dasno was born Oct.
14, 1961, in Watertown, the son of the late Richard L. Dasno
Sr. and Patricia A. Morin.
He married Brenda Backhaus on May 12, 1984, in
Richard lived and worked in the community, with the last ten
years at Fort Drum until he retired due to illness.
Mr. Dasno loved camping, fishing, working on cars and Star
Trek, but most of all spending time with family and friends.
Surviving are his wife of 28 years, Brenda, two sons,
Timothy and Richard, both of Watertown. Four siblings
Catherine M. Dasno, NC, Michele E. (Angelo) Augustine,
Watertown, Roswell F. (Sherry) Dasno, Gouverneur and Melissa
A. (Dale) Burr, NC, his step mother Alice Dasno, Watertown,
three step brothers. Earl Jr., Chris and Mark Sykes all of
Watertown. Two step sisters Vikki (Claude) Giles, Watertown,
Patricia (Timothy) Farrell, Evans Mills, mother in law Norma
Backhaus, Watertown, a sister in law Bonnie Ingalls, Sackets
Harbor, four brothers in law, David, John, Matt and J'me
Decker, La.; and several nieces, nephews great nieces and
He was predeceased by his mother and father, maternal
grandparents, Charles and Helen Morin, his paternal
grandparents, Roswell F. and Blanche (Rivers) Dasno, two
step brothers, Frederick Sykes, Raymond Sykes, and a step
sister, Debra Fain.
In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services or
A Celebration of Life will be held on a later date at the
convenience of the family.
Richard was dearly loved by his family and friends and will
be greatly missed.
Donations may be made in his name to the American Diabetes
Association at www.donations.diabetes.org
or by mail at PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral
Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com.
Information provided by Reed
& Benoit Funeral
Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.