Richard J. Rathe

July 28, 1943 - January 12, 2017 

Richard J. Rathe

July 28, 1943 - January 12, 2017 

Obituary for Richard J. Rathe

BEVERLY - Richard J. Rathe, 74, husband of the late Patricia A. (Gentleman) Rathe, died Thursday at Beverly Hospital. Born in Ipswich, son of Loraine (Bailey) Rathe of Topsfield and the late Rene Rathe, he lived in Beverly for the past forty two years. Mr. Rathe was employed as a machinist at Gloucester Engineering for many years and was retired. He served honorably in the United States Navy from 1963 through 19*67 during the Vietnam era.
Surviving him in addition to his mother, is one son, Richard J. Rathe, Jr. and his wife Trina, of Beverly, one brother; Michael Rathe of Ipswich; two sisters, Jane Phillips of Beverly and Mary Murray of New Jersey; three grandchildren, Amanda, Patricia and Taryn Rathe, all of Beverly. He was the brother of the late George Rathe and the late Patricia Brady.
Private graveside funeral services will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Beverly. Contributions may be made in his memory to Disabled American Veterans at P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Information, directions and condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com .

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