RICHARDS Edward J., age 78, entered into eternal life on June 1, 2014. Ed was a lifelong resident of Weymouth. Mr. Richards served in the Mass Army National Guard. He then became a Firefighter for the Town of Weymouth retiring in 1982. He then went on to become a supervisor of Facilities for the Johnson and Johnson Medical product Company in Raynham. He was a member of the board of directors for Pride Inc. and president from 1999 until 2003. He was a current member of the Mass Charitable Mechanics Association in Quincy. Beloved son of the late Mary and Lester Richards. Devoted father of Laure Howie and her husband Rick of Whitman, Deborah Kerr of Indianna, Eric “Joey” Richards of Weymouth, Scott Richards and his wife Heather of Indianna, Michael Richards of Halifax, Todd Richards of Weymouth, Jay Richards and his wife Karen of Dorchester, Tracy Richards of Weymouth, Heather Collins and her husband Ryan of Braintree, Robin Nazzaro and her husband William of Weymouth. Beloved brother of Mary Hellpap formerly of Abington, the late Florence Snow, Catherine Fennelly, and Marjorie Clark. Former husband of Ann Clare (Borkin) Richards of Dorchester. Loving grandfather to sixteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral from the Clancy-Lucid Funeral Home, 100 Washington Street, WEYMOUTH on Thursday, June 5 at 8:30 A.M. Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church Weymouth at 9:30 A.M. Visiting hours on Wednesday from 2:00 P.M. 4:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M. 9:00 P.M. Burial in Mount Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy
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Published in Boston Herald on June 3, 2014