Richard Francis (Dick) Salone, 77, of Hickory passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Dick was born June 11th, 1942 in Geneva, NY to the late Frank C. Salone and Marrianne (Janet) Delelys Salone. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Dick enjoyed sports, especially baseball and hockey. He enjoyed fleamarkets and had a wonderful train collection.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister Diana J. Salone.
He is survived by his wife Marilyn Baker Salone; son Steven (Shirley) Salone; daughters Marie Salone and Carilynn Urquhart; grandchildren Monica (David) Barnard, and Nicholas Faulkner; and one great granddaughter Hazel Grace Barnard. Dick is also survived by 8 brothers and sisters, Michael (Jean) Salone, Judith Salone, Joanne (Gerald) Beattie, Jeanne Nicolo, Mary Frances (Steve) Konecny , Barbara Elliot, Janet (Gary) Shapoff and Francis Salone; as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.net. The Salone family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.
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