Spencer – Russell J. Richard, 59, passed away on Monday December 6, 2021 while at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester, NH. Russell was born in Milford, MA on July 19, 1962 son of the late Roland J. and Pearle (Lattimore) Richard; he thoroughly enjoyed being outdoors bird watching and tending to his garden. Russell was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who lived his life the way he wanted.
Russell will be deeply missed by his loving wife Joanne Hathaway-Richard, to whom he has been married to for over twenty-five years; two sons Daniel J. Richard of Arizona and Jacob J. Richard of Florida; his daughter Brittany Hathaway Pena; five grandchildren Jazea, Zaria, John, Samuel, and Nyny; his brother Roland J. Richard of Colorado; his sister Jean Patricks of Uxbridge, MA; his brothers-in-law Roosevelt Hathaway, Michael Hathaway, and Steven Hathaway; his sisters-in- law Rosetta Woodson, Tracy Hathaway and Mattie Hathaway; he was predeceased by his brother-in-law George Hathaway.
A memorial service will be held at Graham, Putnam & Mahoney Funeral Parlors, 838 Main Street Worcester, MA on Wednesday December 29th, 2021 from 1-3pm.
A guest book is available at www.gpmfunerals.com where you may offer condolences, share fond memories, or light a candle in remembrance of Russell.