Douglas – Richard E. White, 75, of Riddlebrook Apartments died on Sun. Dec. 12, 2021 after being stricken ill at his home.
He is survived by his son, James M. White of Uxbridge; 2 granddaughters, Meagan Demento, and Riley Foss; 2 great-grandsons, Colton Demento and Owen Demento; a niece and a nephew, as well as his beloved cat Dusty. He was predeceased by 2 sons, Kevin and Timothy White in 1998 and his sister Sally Matheau.
Born in Milford on January 7, 1946 Richard was the son of Ernest and Theda (Knight) White and grew up in Milford. Mr. White worked many years as a machinist in many area machine shops including the former Whitin Machine Works and retiring from Adcole Corp. in Marlborough where he had worked 12 years, until his retirement in 2007. Richard enjoyed fishing, hunting and being outdoors. He was a proud Veteran of the U.S Navy, and was a longtime member of the Singletary Rod and Gun Club. He took pleasure in donating fishing gear to kids over the years.
As to his wishes, Richard will be cremated and there will not be services. To leave a condolence message for his family please visit: http://www.Jackmanfuneralhomes.com
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