George Richard

Obituary of George Richard

Brooklyn-George J. P. Richard, 83, of Westerly, RI passed away on April 27, 2018 at Pierce Memorial Baptist Home in Brooklyn, CT. He was born on June 12, 1934 in Brooklyn, CT, son of the late Amedee and Blandine (Fradette) Richard.

He was a graduate of Killingly High School in 1954. George served in the United States Air Force and retired from Electric Boat in 1996, where he was a pipe fitter. George enjoyed puzzles, golf, and loved attending air shows. George was very outgoing and friendly to everyone he met. He was a member of AA, which changed his life and where he impacted many lives.

George is survived by his daughters, Debra Bonneville (Frank Olin) of Danielson, CT and Lisa Stott (David) of Plainfield, CT; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren; a stepdaughter Christin Broccolo of Westerly, RI; and his dear friend Linda Maine and her dog Chester of Wakefield, RI.

He was preceded in death by his sisters, Georgette (Richard) Campbell and Theresa Richard.

A Private Graveside Service with Military Honors will be at Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Rhode Island.

A Celebration of Life will be June 30, 2018 from 12:30 to 4:30 PM at the Plainfield Fire Station, 620 Norwich Rd., Plainfield, CT 06374, all are invited. Share a memory at

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