Rina L. Richter

November 8, 1929 ~ May 10, 2020 (age 90)


    Rina Len Richter, beloved wife and mother, passed away May 10th at Orange Regional Medical Center from complications of Covid-19.  She was born in Harrison, PA to Charles Bonora and Antionette (Zanoni) Bonora.  Rina married Bruno Richter and happily settled in North Babylon, Long Island, where they raised their son Wayne.  They both worked at Western Telephone and had their own business refurbishing commercial flooring at many local stores.  In later years Rina and Bruno moved to Orange County, building a lovely home in Monroe.

    Rina was a devout Catholic and a longtime parishioner of Sacred Heart Church of Monroe.  She had been a caregiver and loved any time spent with children.  Rina especially enjoyed hosting celebrations in her home, always happy to cook for family and friends.

    Rina was predeceased by her husband Bruno, son Wayne and siblings Leo Bonora, Mary Bonora, Lee Bonora, Rudy Bonora, Clara Freeman and Aldo Bonora.  She is survived by her grandson Adam Richter, wife Stephanie and great grandchildren Brantley and Mia of Roebuck, SC.

   Due to the current Corona virus outbreak there will be no visitation and graveside services will be private.

   In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Rina’s favorite charity: St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN  38105 or at

     Arrangements have been entrusted to the Cornelius, Dodd & Connell Funeral Home, Middletown, NY.  

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Private Interment

St. Columba Cemetery
Route 94
Chester, NY 10918

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