Rev. Joseph E. Richard

Rev. Joseph E. Richard passed into eternal life on Friday, March 29 at Redwood Acres Residential Home at the age of 94 years. 

Father Richard was ordained for the Society of Saint Paul in Derby New York almost 66 years ago on July 6, 1958. He was incardinated in the Archdiocese of San Francisco on April 14, 1983. Father Richard served in the Archdiocese from 1978 until his retirement in 2006. He served in the following parishes: Saint Matthew Parish in San Mateo, Saint Edward Parish in San Francisco, Saint Anne of the Sunset Parish in San Francisco, Saint Vincent De Paul Parish in San Francisco, and Saint Cecilia Parish in Lagunitas.

Below please find the schedule for Fr. Joseph E. Richard’s funeral services.


Monday, April 8th  
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Duggan’s Serra Mortuary
500 Westlake Avenue
Daly City, CA 94014

Viewing and Rosary:

Wednesday, April 10th

Funeral Mass:

Mater Dolorosa Parish
307 Willow Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Burial after Mass concludes

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
1500 Mission Road
Colma, CA 94014

Your letters of condolence may be sent to:

Celeste Richard
670 Heirloom Court
Dixon, CA  95620-3875