Passed peacefully away after a courageous 2-year battle with cancer on April 24, Richard Joseph Molloy, age 84 years. Born in Portugal Cove South, he was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Martha Molloy (nee Ryan), Sisters Regina McDonald (Frank), Agnes Hanlon (Peter), Christine, and brothers Leo (Nora) and Francis (Agnes).
Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 57 years Margaret (nee Furlong), his daughter Sharon (Ches) Welcher, his son Paul (Cecilia), his two grandchildren Lucas and Jessica Welcher. sisters Emma Linehan (Tom Deceased) and Marie Atwell (Don), along with a large circle of family and friends. He will always be remembered for his kind heart and his love and dedication to his family and faith.
A special thank you to Community Health Nurse Dawn Clarke, Doctors and Nursing staff of the Cancer Clinic/Chemo Unit, Majors Path, and Palliative Care Unit, Miller Center. Also, a thank you for the support of his neighbours and friends at Woodlands Condominium, and all the people he met on his daily walks.
Cremation has already taken place. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Donations in Richard’s name can be made to NL Cancer Society or The Gathering Place.