Richard E. Richmond passed away peacefully at home on January 3rd, 2021. He was 80 years old when he lost his longtime battle with dementia. Richard was born on June 8th, 1940 in Patterson New Jersey to the late Edwin Richmond and Ruth (Jackson) Richmond.
He is preceded by his wife Inez (Crowther) Richmond, his daughter Debra Papula, his son Ronald Weyant and his grandson Jason Weyant. He was a lifetime member of the The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades. He is survived by his daughter Patricia and John DiMeglio of Milton, NY and their children Ashley and Anthony. As well as, his daughter Lorrie Mercadante and her husband Richard Miller of Poughkeepsie, his daughter Susan Weyant and her fiancé Paul Camacho and her granddaughter Ava of Wappingers Falls and his son George Rice and his wife Janet Tamai and their sons Aidan and Evan of New Paltz.
Richard was a loving father and grandfather and enjoyed spending time with his family.
A graveside memorial will be held at a date to be determined with his family and close friends.