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Richard L. Morton

April 3, 1951 — September 12, 2018

WINCHENDON - Richard L. Morton, 67, of Winchendon, died peacefully Wednesday morning, September 12, 2018 in UMASS Memorial Medical Center, University Campus, Worcester.

He was born in Boston on April 3, 1951, son of the late Lewis C. and Mildred M. (Graumann) Morton.  He grew up in Boston and graduated from Norwood High School.  During the Vietnam War, he proudly served in the United States Navy.

Dick  worked as a State Police Special Officer, working at the campuses of Worcester State College and Fitchburg State College until retirement.  He began his career at Mt. Ida College.  A resident of Winchendon for over 20 years, he enjoyed boating and being on the water.

He leaves his sister, Linda C. Robinson of Winchendon; two nieces, Heidi Bevacqua and Heather Robinson and three great nephews, Colin, Sean and Rocco.

Military funeral services will be held Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 11 A.M. in Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon.  There are no calling hours.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.

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Service Schedule

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery

111 Glenallen St, Winchendon, MA 01475

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