Richard T. DiPippo, Sr., 74, a resident of Rehoboth, MA, died of health complications on November 2, 2017. He was the beloved husband of the late Darlene (Clement) DiPippo. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Armando DiPippo and Carmella (Grieco) DiPippo. Richard was a long time employee of Paramount Press until his retirement in early 2000.
Richard was the devoted father to Sherri DiPippo and Richard DiPippo Jr. both of Rehoboth and father-in-law to Elizabeth Cabral-DiPippo and the late Michael Clark. He was the adored “Grampy” to two grandchildren, Mackenzie Clark and Aaron DiPippo, with whom he shared a special and close relationship. Richard will also be fondly remembered by his brother and sister-in-law, Joseph and Cheryl Camara of Seekonk, MA, and his nephew, Joey Camara and by many close friends.
Richard loved to be around the ocean spending time fishing or boating. He enjoyed a good meal, a good laugh, listening to the oldies, cars, and spending time with friends. He especially loved watching his grandchildren participate in sports and activities. Richard will be lovingly remembered for the support and care he provided to his children and grandchildren.
Visitation hours will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 11:00-1:00 at the Perry-McStay Funeral Home 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Memorial Service will follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association @lung.org