Richard F. Testa – Cumberland

Richard F. Testa – Cumberland

Richard F. Testa, 78, of Cumberland, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

He was the beloved husband for 54 years of Elaine (Rzepecki) Testa. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Christopher and Clara (Lucchesi) Testa.

Richard was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a machinist for the former Cumberland Engineering Co. for many years, retiring in 2001.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Paul Testa and his wife, Rebecca, and Kathleen Adams and her husband, Jeffrey; his sister, Lois Lynch; and five grandchildren, Jocelyn Testa, Christopher Testa, Lily Testa, Ainsley Adams, and Avery Adams.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, February 22, at 10 a.m., in Saint Joan of Arc Church, 3357 Mendon Road, Cumberland. The Mass will also be video live streamed on the funeral home website, for anyone who would like to participate without attending the church. Due to the current restrictions, social distancing and face masks are required. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. The burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donation to the American Diabetes Association, 146 Clifford St. #1, Providence, RI, 02903, in memory of Richard, would be greatly appreciated.

Arrangements are by O’Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland, www.oneillfuneralhomes.com .