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Richard E. Wearne

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“RIP Dad, I will always miss you.....✝ ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Colleen Jordan - Port St Lucie, FL

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4 of 9 | Posted by: Lynne Salstead Malito - Memphis, TN

“He will be missed. I remember the heels clicking at my dad funeral when taps was played. Even though he was behind me I knew that it was Uncle Rich...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: BARRY wearne - RIVERDALE, GA

6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“We've been friends for 62 years. I miss your nightly calls. You've got gate duty. Semper Fi Bro. Love you Marine ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Michael and Anna Spencer - Bolton, CT

“God bless you Rich. Thank you for your service and all you did for the Detachment. Rest in peace brother. Regards to Chesty. Semper Fi. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: SSgt Rich Grogoza, USMC, Retired - CT

“The streets of Heaven are guarded by United States Marines. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: MSgt Joseph Meehan - Bristol, CT

Richard was born on April 3, 1936 and passed away on Friday, October 5, 2018.

Richard was a resident of East Berlin, Connecticut at the time of passing.

Born in New Britain on April 3, 1936 to the late William and Margaret (Wiscavage) Wearne, Richard attended New Britain Schools until he entered the United States Marine Corps in June 1954.

While in the Marines, he became a Field Radio Operator, and was honorably discharged in June 1957.

A funeral will be held Wednesday (October 10, 2018) at 9am from Porter's Funeral Home, 111 Chamberlain Highway, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Church, 20 Cottage Street East Berlin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or Marine Corps League Hardware City Detachment #781.