Paul Richards, CPA, age 80, of Needham, South Yarmouth, and Boca Raton, Florida, passed peacefully in his home, surrounded by his family, on April 20, 2021. Beloved husband of Ruth (Oransky) Richards, they shared 56 years of marriage. They enjoyed traveling, visits to Cape Cod, and working together in Pauls accounting firm for 32 years. In his free time, Paul enjoyed long rides on his bike, fun rides in his Corvette, and most of all, visits with his family and friends. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Samuel and Matilda (Leventhal) Richards. In addition to his beloved wife "Ruthie," those left to cherish his memory are his loving daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and Loren "Bud" Pettus of Boca Raton, and his loving son, David Richards of Boca Raton; his sister, Marjorie Grosberg of Daytona Beach; and also his cherished grandchildren, Peyton and Macy Pettus, and Joscelyn, Lillian, Joshua, & Abigail Richards - all of Boca Raton, Florida. Graveside services will be held Thursday, April 22 at 2:00PM at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham Street, Sharon, MA 02067. The family will observe a private Shiva. Donations in memory of Paul may be made to honor the care he received from Dr. Steven Cohen and Dr. Joseph Zibrak at Beth Israel Hospital to The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (www. PulmonaryFibrosis.org
), 230 E. Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60611.