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Richard Eisman

July 28, 1941 ~ December 3, 2019 (age 78)


On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Richard Eisman, loving husband and father of three children, passed away at the age of 78. Born on July 28, 1941 in Hartford, CT to the late Richard and Marion (Borders) Eisman. He was a graduate of Glastonbury High School, class of 1959. He worked for 34 years at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft and was Manager of Assembly & Test. On July 3, 1963 he married his soulmate, Sharon DonCarlos. They raised two sons, Darrin and Craig, and a daughter, Stacie, of Colchester, CT.

Richard was a man who was everything to his family and always put them first. His grandchildren were the joy of his life and he never missed an event. He loved the outdoors and later in life developed a love for photography. He will always be remembered for his love of people and conversation and never left anyone a stranger.

Richard is survived by his wife Sharon; his son Darrin and wife Jill, of Golden, CO; his son Craig and wife Elisa, of Brighton, CO; his daughter Stacie Luizzi and her husband Dominick, of Colchester, CT; and seven grandchildren, Jocelyn, Jeremy, Valerie, Marley, Jessilyn, Graciela, and Emilie.

His family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 11th from 5-7pm at the Aurora McCarthy Funeral Home, 167 Old Hartford Rd., Colchester, CT. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Heart Association,   For online condolences, please visit

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December 11, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home
167 Old Hartford Road
Colchester, CT 06415


American Heart Association

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