Richard Michael Wadsworth, a resident of Yonkers, passed away peacefully on July 19, 2020 at the age of 74.
Richard proudly served our country in the United States Army.
Richard was the dear son of Julia Hampl. Beloved husband of Roseanne. Loving father of Stephanie Wadsworth & Melissa Wadsworth Higgins. Cherished grandfather of Mackenzie Wadsworth Marvin, Brian Richard Higgins, Maeve Rose Higgins & Declan Joseph Higgins. Dear brother of Robert Wadsworth, Anthony Wadsworth, Eugene Hampl, Donna Catapano & Denise Sciangula. He was predeceased by his loving father, Eugene Hampl.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Richard's memory may be made to UNICEF, to help give vulnerable children nutrition, water and healthcare - unicefusa.org or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, for childhood cancer treatment and research - stjude.org
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, July 22nd at 11 AM at St. John the Baptist Church – 670 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704. The family will be present on Tuesday, July 21st from 4-8 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services – 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 – (914) 375-1400 – www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family