Richard LaBella  August 8 1955  November 8 2022

Richard LaBella August 8 1955 November 8 2022

August 8 1955 November 8 2022
Richard LaBella August 8, 1955 – November 8, 2022 Share this obituary View/Sign Guestbook Richard LaBella, beloved husband of 24 years to Patricia (Chimirri) LaBella, and a wonderful father, uncle, brother, and friend, passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 8th, 2022, at Bristol Hospital, at the age of 67. Along with his wife Patricia, Richard is survived by four children, Alexander (22), Bianca (21), Ava (20), and Gabriel LaBella (16) of Middletown, CT; two brothers and sisters-in-laws, Louis and Nancy LaBella of Old Saybrook, CT, and Thomas and Kathy LaBella of Middletown, CT; and many nieces and nephews. Rich was born in Middletown, CT, son of the late, Louis and Connie (D’Aquila) LaBella. He was an avid Yankees, Giants, and Juventus fan, and could always be found watching any sport (even golf!) in his free time. Rich had a love for the arts, especially painting and music, and adored spending time at the beach, specifically at Cornfield Point in Old Saybrook, with his family. Richard graduated from the University of Rhode Island, with a degree in Art and was then employed as an assistant surveyor with the City of Middletown. He was a communicant of Saint Mary of Czestochowa Church. He spent many years as a soccer and softball coach for the leagues in Middletown when his children were younger. The greatest legacy Rich leaves behind is his gift to light up every room with his smile, always joking around and making everyone around him laugh. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, and kind and gentle demeanor. Visitation for Richard LaBella will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, November 13th, at Biega Funeral Home, 3 Silver Street, Middletown. A Funeral Liturgy will be held Monday, November 14, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Mary of Czestochowa Church, Middletown. Those who wish, may send memorial contributions to Mercy High School (www.mercyhigh.com/mhs_products/donate) and Xavier High School (www.xavierhighschool.org/apps/pages/making-a-gift) to benefit their fine arts and athletic programs. To share memories or express condolences online please visit www.biegafuneralhome.com. SERVICES Visitation Sunday, November 13, 2022 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Biega’s Funeral Home 3 Silver Street Middletown, Connecticut 06457 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Liturgy Monday, November 14, 2022 10:30 AM St. Mary of Czestochowa Church 79 South Main Street Middletown, CT 06457 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Richard LaBella August 8 1955 November 8 2022.

Biega Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Middletown, state: Connecticut

death notice Richard LaBella August 8 1955 November 8 2022

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