Douglas- Richard Whittier, age 80. died Monday December 7, 2015, at the Milford Regional Hospital.
He leaves his wife of 56 years, Carol F. (Bauer) Whittier of Douglas; a son, Kenneth Whittier of Attleboro; a daughter, Catherine E. DiDonato of Douglas; three grandchildren, Tessa Cressey and her husband Craig of Norwood, Cole Whittier DiDonato currently serving with the U.S.Navy in Japan and his wife Brittany, Briel DiDonato of Douglas; a brother, Harry Wittier of FL.; two sisters, Dorothy Trask and Barbara O'Flaherty. He was predeceased by a brother, Robert and a sister, Audrey Crosby.
He was born in Boston son of the late Frank and Mary (Gottlich) Whittier. He has lived in Douglas for the past 15 years prior to that living in Florida. He worked in the Ocala Court House, Ocala Florida for many years.
There are no calling hours. All services and burial are private. Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster, MA has been entrusted with his arrangements. A guest book is available at www. shaw-majercik.com where you may post a condolence or a memory.