In memory of
Richard W. Wells Sr.
Richard W. Wells, Sr. AGE: 83 • Red Bank Richard W. Wells, Sr., 83, of Red Bank passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune. Born in Brooklyn, Richard was a resident of Woodbridge for 46 years before moving to Red Bank. He honorably served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict and later was stationed in Greenland. During his time in Woodbridge, Richard was a member of the Woodbridge Township First Aid Squad for many years and after moving to Red Bank, was a member of the Shadow Lake Golf Club. Richard cherished his family, most of all his grandchildren all of whom he adored; always making time to attend their various events. Richard was predeceased by his wife; Lucille (Capraro) Wells in 2000. Rich and Lucille would be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary this month. Surviving are his children; Richard W. Wells Jr. with his wife Terri and Robert Wells with his wife Jill. Also surviving are five grandchildren; Lauren, Allison, Douglas, Alec and Trevor along with a brother; Willis Wells. Funeral services will begin at 10am on Monday, October 17, 2016 from GERITY & CHUBENKO FUNERAL HOME, 411 Amboy Avenue, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 followed by a 10:30am mass of resurrection at St. James R.C. Church in Woodbridge. Cremation services will be private. The family will receive friends on Monday morning beginning at 9am at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Richard may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. To send online condolences, please visit www.geri tyfh.com
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