Richard Michael Delfino August 25, 1933 - March 18, 2021

Richard Michael Delfino, age 87, formerly of Waltham, MA passed away peacefully at the Sherrill House Nursing Home, Jamaica Plan, Thursday March 18, 2021.

He is survived by his former wife Carol Delfino of Nashua NH, daughter Lorene Begley of Milton, MA, Debra Hanna of Dover, NH and Richard is preceded in death by his son Richard M. Delfino Jr. He is survived by grandchildren Morgan, Jake, Caroline, Michael and Nicholas.

Richard was born and raised in Waltham. After graduating from Waltham High School, he entered the United States Marine Corps. He worked for Sears & Roebuck for many years. Richard then worked for the Bedford MA School District as a Custodial Engineer.  He moved to Enfield, NH with his second wife, the late Helen Farwell. His passion was watching New England Patriots football games. He loved to dance, listen to music, and he loved playing Bingo.  Richard’s treasures in his life were his Faith, Family, and Friends. We are extremely grateful to have so many wonderful memories for all of us to enjoy forever.

Calling hours will be at Dolan Funeral Home 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Saturday March 27, 10:30-1pm, immediately followed by his Celebration of Life Service at 1pm.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Sherrill House Nursing Home, 135 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130.

Celebration of Life Service
Saturday, March 27 at 1:00 PM

Dolan Funeral Home
1140 Washington Street

Visiting Hours
Saturday, March 27 from 10:30-1:00
Family and friends invited.


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    Kareen Anderson says

    My deepest Condolences to his family and love ones. Mr. Delfino was loved by many. He had the most captivating smile. He had a very sincere and kind heart and will be missed. 💙

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    Claire (White) Clark says

    My condolences to all. I remember working with him for many years at Sears. He was such a nice person and always kept us laughing.

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In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Richard's memory to:

Sherrill House Nursing Home
35 South Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02130