Richard was born on June 26, 1935 and passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.
Richard was a resident of Coventry, Rhode Island at the time of his passing.
Richard was a proud veteran in the service of the U.S. Navy during the Korean War where he received a National Defense Service medal.
He was married to Alice.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Saints John and Paul Church 341 South Main Street Coventry on Monday February 20 at 10:00 a.m. followed by burial with military honors at Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery 301 South County Trail Exeter at 11:30. Calling hours will be on Sunday February 19 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home Crematory 659 East Greenwich Avenue West Warwick.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Alzheimer's Association Rhode Island Chapter 245 Waterman Street Suite 306 Providence RI 02906.