Buzzards Bay, MA
Richard A. O'Connell
Richard A. O'Connell, 89, of Buzzards Bay passed away on March 1, 2021, surrounded by his loving children. Richard was raised in Northampton, MA, where he graduated from St. Michael's High School. He was predeceased by his parents, Francis and Beatrice (Parent), his brothers, Frank, James and Robert, and his sister, Beatrice Bartell. Richard met the love of his life, Nancy (Keating) O'Connell, in elementary school. The couple married in 1953 and were a model of devotion throughout their 66 years of marriage. Nancy passed away in December 2019. Richard served in the U.S. Army. He was stationed in Japan during the Korean War and was honorably discharged as a sergeant. Richard graduated...