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Richard F. Power
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  • Mission Grammar School
    94 St. Alphonsus St.
    Boston, MA 02120

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“I just heard of Richard's passing. It saddens me greatly but I will remember him fondly. He was a great friend and mentor to me and many others t...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Bob Johnson - Billerica, MA

“Dear Siobion and Frank and Family-Our deepest condolences on your loss. I have very young memories of your dad but always smiling , cheerful and...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: susan Eichhorn - Austin, TX

“We will never forget you Richard my deepest sympathy to You all. He holds a special place in our hearts .The Fretwell family ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Siobhan Fretwell - Carlingford

“Dear Siobhan, Frank, Michael, Katherine and al the Power family. So sad to hear of your loss. Your dad was such a sweet guy. May all the happy...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Paula Smith-MacDonald - Mansfield, MA

“I wish I could give the whole Power family a big hug right now: Siobhan, Mrs. Marie, Jennifer, Meredith & Richie, plus all of your children. Mr....Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Irene Tewksbury - MA

“So sorry for the loss to your wonderful family. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Cheryl Kurtz

“Dear Marie,I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. I think back to our...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Felice De Ruggiero - West Newbury, MA

“Siobhan and family: My sincerest condolences.Sincerely,Andrew Sullivan ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Andrew Sullivan - Norwood, MA

“Siobhan, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Irene said he was such a nice, good man, a "cutie." Love to you and your family,Janice ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Janice Hamby - Sandwich, MA

“Marie and family,My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.Peggy Silva ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Peg Silva Pacheco - Dighton, MA

“Mr. Power was vice- principal at RHS when I was a student there. I always appreciated his dry sense of humor and quick wit. In the mid 70's there...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Harvey Sklar - Randolph, MA

“A great colleague, warm individual, and dedicated teacher. I was fortunate enough to be able to "listen"to Richie when he talked about things that...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: DAVE HARDING - SPENCERTOWN, NY

“Thinking about his warm smile , sense of humor and quiet strength!May he rest in peace ! LoveAnn ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Ann Maguire - Boston, MA

“Remembering Mr. Power fondly. He was a wonderful teacher at Randolph High. I'm so very sorry for your loss and send all his family members and...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Stewart - Middleborough, MA

“Dear Marie and family..so sorry to hear of Richard's passing. I haven't seen you in a long while, but I think of you often...Please accept my...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Paula ydon - Norwood, MA


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Power, Richard F. of Norwood and Chatham formerly of Mission Hill Aug. 28, 2017.

Beloved husband of Marie (Maguire) Power. Loving father of Siobhan Santisi and her husband Frank, Meredith Nichols and her husband Mark and Jennifer Power and her husband Robert Litterer all of Westwood and Richard M. Power of Norwood. Devoted grandfather of Michael, Katherine, Monica, Caroline, Elena and Justin. Brother of Robert M. Power of Saipan and Ruth Campbell of Weymouth and the late Justin and Leo Power, Mary Lou Brennan and Margaret J. Shea. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Devoted son of the late Justin "Ducky" and Marion (Brannelly) Power.

Funeral from the Holden - Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home 55 High Rock St. Westwood on Friday September 1st at 8:30 am followed by a Funeral Mass in the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help "The Mission Church" at 10 o'clock. Visiting hours Thursday 3pm – 7pm. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery.

Late Veteran U.S. Army Korean Conflict. A graduate of Boston College Class of 1953 Richard received his Master's Degree from Boston State College and his CAGS from Boston University. Late teacher, administrator and basketball coach at both Randolph High School and Mission High School. Late member of the Mission Hill Post #327 and the Boston Lodge of Elks West Roxbury.

The Power family would like to thank Dr. Ajay K. Singh of the Brigham and Women's Hospital for his kindness and expertise in caring for Richard.

Remembrances in memory of Richard may be made to the Mission Grammar School 94 St. Alphonsus St. Boston, MA 02120.