Rich was a retired Cleveland police officer, and gave 28 years to the force. In his spare time, he enjoyed filling his days with golf.
Rich is survived by his cherished daughters, Pam (Mike) Calanni and Jennifer (David) Azzolina; and his five treasured grandchildren, Jess, Joey, Emily, Katie and Megan. Along with his parents, Rich is preceded in death by his sisters; and his beloved wife of 46 years, Dolly (nee Kelley). Friends and family may call Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 3300 Center Road, Brunswick, from 9:30 until 10:30 A.M. A service will be held Saturday, at 10:30 A.M., in the funeral home, with Pastor Mark Campo officiating. Rich will be laid to rest following the service, at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences can be made at www.waitefuneralhome.com