Dennis M. Richards passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022 at home. He was born in Lowell MA, March 24, 1950 to the late Doria H. and Theresa (Barrows) Richards.
He grew up in Lowell as well as North Carolina and Wisconsin. The family returned to Lowell where Dennis resided for 55 years.
He was a municipal employee for 38 years. He worked in fiscal management and accounting for the city of Lowell Career Center for 26 years and 12 years for Cambridge Traffic Dept. In his retirement Dennis worked as a starter at Green Meadow golf course Hudson N.H. His passions were work, golfing and coaching. He coached in the Highland Little League for 20 years. Dennis loved to drive solo criss-crossing the US.
He leaves behind his twin sister Doreen and her husband Dan Norton, brother Kevin Richards, sister Karen Richards, and brother Phillip Richards. Dennis was an uncle to several nieces and nephews as well as many great nieces and nephews. Aunts Margaret Flannery and Effie Barrows were special to Dennis as well as dear friends Sharon and Jim Malapan.
Dennis and his family would like to thank Dr. Ephraim Hochberg and staff at MGH for their kindness and treatment for 14 years.
RICHARDS Dennis Michael Richards of Lowell, MA died April 8, 2022. Funeral Wednesday, April 13 at 10 A.M. at St. Margaret of Scotland in Lowell. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to THE LYMPHOMA RESEARCH FUND at Massachusetts General Hospital 125 Nashua Street, Boston MA02114, or like charity.
ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com
Published by Lowell Sun on Apr. 10, 2022.