gatherings


A visitation was held on 11 January 2013 at the Magni Funeral Home in Newton, MA.


A memorial service was held at Yale's Battell Chapel on 26 January 2013, followed by burial of ashes at Grove Street Cemetery and refreshments at the Graduate Club.


A small memorial service was held at the Virginia United Methodist Church, on Sunday, February 3rd, 2013, followed by burial of ashes at Walnut Ridge Cemetery, and an early supper at Fritz's Wagon Wheel in Springfield, IL.


A celebration in honor of Richard's life and work was held at Harvard University on Wednesday, June 5th, 2013. A barbecue in the courtyard adjacent to William James Hall featured reminiscences, toasts, and live music from one of Richard's former students.