Richard was born on August 5, 1938 and passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Richard was a resident of Pennsylvania at the time of passing. He attended the University of Miami in Florida where he obtained his BS in Music Education and the College of New Jersey where he obtained a Master in Music. Richard was married to Donna. A memorial service will be held on Sunday April 23 2017 at 2 PM at the Frenchtown Presbyterian Church in Frenchtown NJ. Interment will be private at the Stillwater Cemetery in Stillwater NJ. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association 400 Morris Ave. Suite 251 Denville NJ 07324.