Richard Albert Ippolito
Richard Albert Ippolito passed away peacefully at home Dec. 5, 2013 at age 82.
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn, with whom he spent 60 years of matrimony. Their nine children, Richard, Joseph, Laura, Jean, Anthony, William, Christopher, Nicholas and Rena, continue his legacy. Richard’s strong faith and family values will forever be cherished by his children’s families, which include 16 grandchildren.
Richard worked for the Air Research/Garrett/Allied Signal/ Honeywell Corporation for 37 years. A life member of the Knights of Columbus and a U.S. Air Force veteran, he will be missed by many.
Richard and his wife resided in Payson for 16 years. A mass will be held in his honor at Holy Nativity Catholic Church at 2 p.m., Saturday Dec. 14. The family has requested any donations in his name may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society for the food bank.
Arrangements were entrusted to Messinger Payson Funeral Home.