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Mr. Richard J. Stosez

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“So sorry to hear this Aunt Lora. We just found out . We loved RichardLove Laura and Monson ”
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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
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“Richard, Dick as we knew him, was a great neighbor and good friend. We will both miss spending time with him. God Bless ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Al & Barbara Quandt - Londonderry, NH

4 of 6 | Posted by: Roger A. Muccio - Kitterypoint,, ME

“Laura, Peter, and Janine we are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Bill and Pat Mason - Wilmington, MA

“Aunt Lora and Family- Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you during these coming days and beyond. Peace and love, Maryann, Eric & Family ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Maryann Cocca-Leffler - NH

Richard J. Stosez of Reading passed away on September 3, 2016. He was the Beloved husband of Lora (Loconte) Stosez and the late Frances (Moretti) Stosez. Devoted father of Peter R. Stosez, Janine M. Izzo and her husband Gary. Devoted step father of John Vivilecchia and his wife Ingrid, David Vivilecchia and his wife Danielle, Lianne Vivilecchia, Elise Simard and her husband Erik. Richard was the cherished grandfather of 12. Brother of John Stosez and the late Anne Whelton. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Richard was a resident of Reading for many years where he worked for the United States Postal Service for over 30. He also worked as a Reading Crossing Guard. In his free time he loved traveling and being a member of the Knights of Columbus in Wilmington.

Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Wednesday, September 7th from 4-8pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and ramped entrance are available. Funeral from the Doherty-Barile Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Thursday, September 8th at 9:30am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Richard's Eternal Life in Saint Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill St, Reading at 10:30am. Interment Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose.

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