He is remembered by his children Nicole Massicotte (Joel) of Ottawa, Paul Matte (Lise) of Brockville, Danielle Parr (Malcolm) of Oshawa and Caroline Matte of Ottawa.
Dear grandfather of Dominic, Ben, Jacob and Gabriel.
Predeceased by his parents Gideon and Paula and his sisters Vivian and Mimi.
Cremation arrangements entrusted to McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558).
Donations in memory of Richard to the 'Lung Association' (www.lung.ca/get-involved/donate) or the Heart and Stroke Foundation (www.heartandstroke.ca/get-involved/donate) would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be shared at makfuneralhome.com.