Richard A. Beauchemin, 69, of Manchester and Parrish, Fla., passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.
Rick was married to Linda (Calef) Beauchemin for 45 years. He will be dearly missed by his wife and three daughters, Denise Coleman and husband, Scott, of Haddam; Diane Beauchemin of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Amy Beauchemin of South Windsor; and his three grandchildren, Andrew, Shane, and Jenna.
Rick started his career at Aetna and worked there for 20 years. He changed careers by becoming a nurse in 1992 and worked at St. Francis Hospital, Visiting Nurse Association, and Metlife for 10 years.
Richard is also survived by his siblings, Anne-Marie Calhoun of Palmetto, Fla., Michael and Patricia Beauchemin of Nebo, N.C., Robert and Karen Beauchemin of West Yarmouth, Mass., and Susan Perron of Manchester, as well as many nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors.
We will celebrate his life on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Keeney Hall, 200 Main St., Wethersfield.
At Rick's request, memorial donations may be made to the Lung Cancer Research Foundation atwww.lungcancerresearchfoundation.org