Sky Scene 06

Richard "Rich" D. McCarthy

November 13, 1955 ~ July 17, 2022 (age 66)

Obituary

Richard Daniel McCarthy was born on November 13, 1955 in Hays Kansas. His parents were C. Richard and Florentine (Ruder) McCarthy. He attended school in Hays, graduating from Thomas More Prep and Fort Hays State University.

He married Lisa Moss on November 26, 1984. They had lived in several states where Rich worked in management for Walmart. They have lived in Lincoln, Nebraska since 2016.

Richard and Lisa have one son Matt and two grandsons, Evan and Camden, all of Lincoln. Rich was diagnosed with lung cancer in August 2021, and passed away peacefully surrounded by family on July 17, 2022 after a courageous battle.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa; son, Matt; two grandsons; daughter in law, Miranda; sisters, JoAnn (Jim) Jarnagin and Jerri Moore and brother in law Perry Borth; sisters in law Becky (Eric) Legleiter, Penny (Pat) McGinnis; and parents in law, Don and Linda Moss.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Carol and Mary Ellen; and 2 brothers in law.

Gathering of Family & Friends: Wednesday, July 20, 2022 from 2:00 - 2:30 PM with Memorial Service beginning at 2:30 at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home (5200 R Street, Lincoln, NE 68504). A reception to follow.

The family is requesting that in lieu of flowers, financial assistance for hospital and funeral expenses would be very appreciated. A link is posted here: Love fund for Rich McCarthy


Services

Gathering of Family and Friends
Wednesday
July 20, 2022

2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R ST
Lincoln, NE 68504

Memorial Service
Wednesday
July 20, 2022

2:30 PM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R ST
Lincoln, NE 68504

Video is available for this event


© 2022 Colonial Chapel Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility