Richard “Rick” Rafferty of Lake Grove, N.Y. passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021 with his family by his side. Rick was the beloved husband of Ellen Rafferty, father of Erin Kiernan and Kathleen Ciancio, brother to Jack Rafferty, and uncle to Patrick Rafferty. Rick loved to ski, and worked at Sno Haus Ski Shop in Huntington for 40 years. Rick was a huge lover of animals and loved few things more in life than his dog, Tipsy. He will be missed by all.
In lieu of flowers, donations in loving memory of Rick may be made to: North Shore Animal League, 25 Davis Ave, Port Washington, NY 11050.