SAUGUS-Mr. Wayne Thomas Richard, age 61, formerly of Chelsea, died on Sunday at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. He was the husband of Marguerite Ann (Scott) Richard with whom he shared 23 years of marriage.
Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Jeanette (Labbe) Richard. A devoted family man and supporter of disabled veterans, Mr. Richard loved fishing and adopting pets. He was a proud member of the NRA. Mr. Richard worked for many years as a master electrician for his friend and company owner Shawn Kileen at Kileen Electrical.
Besides his wife, he is survived by four children, Erica Margaret Murphy of Saugus, Paul John Scott & his wife Lauren of Lynnfield, Margaret May Breton & her husband Christopher, both of Saugus & both U.S. Army veterans., Joshua Thomas Richard & his wife Marissa of Emeryville, CA. He was the grandfather of Meaghan Margaret, Brayden Douglas, Madison “Micah” Margaret, Alex Christopher & Helene Margaret & another little blessing on the way. Mr. Richard was the brother of the late Benjamin, late Robert, late Joseph, late Frank, late Janet, Joanne, Linda, late Leonard, late Suzette, Arnold, Ernest, Annette, Elaine, Edward, Barbara &the late Caroline. He is also survived by sister in law Judith (Scott) Cash and her husband Roger, brother-in-law John Scott & his wife Rita, many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, former wife Mary & beloved dog Teddy.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Friday, 3-7 p.m. Funeral from the funeral home on Saturday at 9 am. followed by a funeral mass at St. Anthony’s Church, 250 Revere St., Revere at 10 a.m.
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