Of Revere. A lifelong resident, passed away peacefully on February 10, 2023 surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of 65 years to Scarlett (Quintina). Beloved father of Courtney Sharad and husband Steven. Grandfather of Saxton Sharad and wife Karen and Savannah Freedman and husband Joshua. He is also survived by great-grandsons Marston and Linden Sharad and three great granddaughters on the way.
Richard was born on July 2, 1935 – the youngest of 13 children to Nicola and Marianina Coscia. Brother of the late Josephine Reppucci and husband John, Jennie Anzuoni and husband Jimmy, Joseph Coscia and wife Edith, Eugene Coscia, Phillip Coscia, Phyllis Coscia, Anthony Coscia and wife Marie, Danny Coscia and surviving wife Marie, Millie Coscia, Gilda Coscia, Gloria Gazo and husband Joe, and Robert Coscia and surviving wife Frances.
Richard took pride in his large family and his happiest times were spent with them. He had many passions, one of which was being a thoroughbred horse trainer. For those lucky enough to know him, he was one of a kind and will be greatly missed by family and friends.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St, Revere on Monday, February 20, 2023 at 12:00pm. Private Interment.