Born in Manchester, NH to Fernand Joseph Gagne and Margaret Helen O'Brien.
Richard is remembered by his wife Patricia, son Nathaniel and his wife Nicole, brother Thomas, sister Debra and her husband Larry, countless loving cousins, nieces and nephews, friends and family. Richard and Patricia resided in Taunton, MA.
Early years as a father, he spent many years in hockey rinks and in later years, enjoyed helping out on their son's farm. Richard and Patricia enjoyed traveling to National State Parks throughout the country, as well as trips with their close friends to Jasper Canada, Alaska, Bermuda, Italy, and Rome to name a few.
He worked at Kollsman/Elbit Systems in Merrimack, NH for over 30 years with roles as supply chain manager.
Richard had a larger than life personality and witty humor which will always be remembered.
His love and generosity was beyond measure. He will be greatly missed.
SERVICES: Calling hours are 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Tuesday March 8th at Lambert Funeral Home, 1799 Elm St., Manchester, NH 03105, with a short prayer service at 12:00pm in the funeral home.