Richard passed on November 24, 2018
Devoted husband of Julia (nee Harnitchek)
Loving father of Christina Purcell, Theresa (Nicholas) Morris, Jennifer (Jason) Jones, Richard (Dina) Purcell, Steven (Jennifer) Purcell, and Joseph Purcell.
Beloved grandfather of Taylor, Corinne, Chase, Nicholas, Christopher, Julia, Anna, Andrew, Ryan, Jersey, Matthew, Juliana, and Alexis.
Brother of Francis (Maureen) Purcell, and the late Catherine Carroll. Brother in law of Ray Carroll. Uncle Neat to Billy, Cass, Laura, Tom, Kelly, and the late Helen.
Also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Visitation Thursday 9:00am at Divine Mercy Church (formally GSS), 6667 Chester Ave., Phila PA 19142. Funeral Mass 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Little Sisters of the Poor are appreciated.