Richard T. Slave

08/20/1940 - 09/26/2021


Obituary For Richard T. Slave

Richard T. Slave of the Villages, FL died unexpectedly on September 26, 2021 at the age of 81 at Pardee Hospital in Hendersonville, NC. He was born on August 20, 1940 in Bronx, NY to William and Diana Herman Slave.

For many years he owned and operated a dog boarding kennel in New Jersey. After selling his kennel he enjoyed touring the US in his motor home. In 2012 he moved to The Villages, FL. He and his longtime companion, Mary Sylvester, spent winters in FL and summer in their Flat Rock, NC home. His favorite activities were attending ballroom dance classes, events, and nature walks. He will be loved and missed by his friends, longtime companion, and cousins Lynn Wascak and Carol Alt of Ashburn, VA.

At Richard’s request, no services will be held.

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  • Mary, we are so sorry to hear of Richard's passing. We will miss seeing the two of you in class. Richard always wanted to make sure he was doing it right. He was a pleasure to work with. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Connie and Lou Soukup

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