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Jeffrey James Richard

November 30, 1966 ~ April 20, 2022 (age 55)

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*Update* Burial will take place on May 5, 2022 at 12 PM at the Middletown State Veterans Cemetery on 317 Bow Ln, Middletown, CT.

Jeffrey James Richard, 55, of Colchester, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at Hartford Hospital from injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident. Born November 30, 1966 in Meriden, CT; he was the son of Roger and Pauline (Putnam) Richard. Jeff was a 1985 graduate of Howell Cheney Technical School in Manchester, where he obtained his HVAC certification. Shortly after graduating he served our nation by enlisting in the Navy. He is survived by his sons Chris Richard and Chase Richard both of Ashford; sister Julie and husband Joseph Romanowski of Colchester; adored granddaughter Maleah Richard; nephew Mason Romanowski; and numerous other extended family and friends. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 from 4-6 PM at the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home, 167 Old Hartford Rd, Colchester, followed by a time of remembrance at 6 PM. In death Jeff was able to give the gift of life through organ donation. To honor his loving and generous nature, the family asks that memorial donations of money or food be made in lieu of flowers to the Colchester Food Bank, 127 Norwich Avenue, Suite 205, Colchester, CT 06415.  For online condolences, please visit www.auroramccarthyfuneralhome.com

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home
167 Old Hartford Road
Colchester, CT 06415

Time of Remembrance
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

6:00 PM
Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home
167 Old Hartford Road
Colchester, CT 06415

Burial
Thursday
May 5, 2022

State Veterans Cemetery
319 Bow Lane
Middletown, CT 06457

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