Richard Lee Cordier

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“Rich and I went to see Bobby Dylan in hartford back in the 60's.what a blast. ...Sorry for the loss of a great human being. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Bob Bazley - mira loma, CA

“Rich and I were classmates at St Rose junior high. We all were very proud of him when he left and went on to become a successful track and cross...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Ritchie was my neighbor. I just found out about his passing a couple of hours ago. He was very sweet and gifted me what was my first record Wham!. I...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Leti Leira - East Hartford, CT

“My deepest sympathies to the family... I knew Richard from years of providing him music for his hobby and his business! He was a true "regular" in my...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Cliff Edwards - Cape Coral, FL

“Our deepest sympathy to the Family and friends of Richard. We grew up across the street from Richard and family and have much fond and happy...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Diane DeNunzio - Bolton, CT

“Jim, So sad to see your brother's obituary. Ironically, as a record collector, I knew him for years without realizing that he was your brother. I...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Robert Norton Warner - Gilead, CT

“To The Cordier Family, Please accept my deep condolences on the loss of Rockin Ricky. I only knew Rockin Ricky when I would see him DJ at different...Read More »
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Richard was born on June 23, 1944 and passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019.

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

Richard was a 1961 graduate of East Hartford High School, where he excelled at track and cross country.

Calling hours are at Newkirk and Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Ave., East Hartford on Tuesday, August 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, August 7 to the funeral home for the procession to the Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10 a.m. in St. Rose Church, 33 Church St., East Hartford. Committal will follow at Silver Lane Cemetery, 1312 Silver Lane, East Hartford.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.