Bom-Wrapper

Richard Carroll

Richard Lawrence Carroll

Monday, December 25th, 1933 - Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Richard Carroll, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Richard Carroll

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Richard's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Richard's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Baileyville – Richard Lawrence Carroll, 86, passed away at his home on June 16, 2020. Richard was born in Winchester, MA on Christmas day, 1933, son of Stephen and Ethel (Delaney) Carroll.

He grew up in Belmont, MA where he graduated Belmont High School, class of 1951. Richard was drafted into the US Army. He was sent to Korea and served with the 2nd and 7th infantry divisions in the Armor Tanks unit. Once he returned home, he attended the University of Massachusetts where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and transportation. During his senior year, Richard was awarded an apprenticeship with Emery Worldwide, he ended up staying with the company for the next 29 years. He retired from Emery Worldwide as regional manager for the Canadian Maritime Provinces, last stationed in Halifax. Soon after Richard relocated to Baileyville where he became an active member of his community. He held the position of Chaplin with American Legion William T. Wren Post 23 in Baileyville and earned his 4th degree with The Knights of Columbus. Richard was a member of St. James the Greater R.C. Church and he enjoyed bowling at the Spednic Club in Baileyville.

Richard will be remembered by the many lives he touched throughout the years included friends, Dr. Earl Baker and his wife June of Nova Scotia and MA, Pat Yardley, Lisa and Derek Howard, Norman, Jamie, Paula, Joy, Sharon and Lisa; he is also survived by his companion, Smokie the cat.

Visiting hours will be held 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2020 at Mays Funeral Home, 26 Church St., Calais. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Father Kevin J. Martin, 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, 2020 at St. James the Greater Church, 15 Hillside St., Baileyville. Burial will take place at a later date at Belmont Cemetery in MA. Donations in Richard’s memory may be made to The American Legion, Post 23, PO Box 775, Baileyville, ME 04694. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Richard
  • Visitation

    Friday, June 19th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Friday, June 19th, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Mays Funeral Home
    Address
    26 Church St
    CALAIS, ME 04619
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, June 20th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, June 20th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. James the Greater R.C. Church
    Address
    15 Hillside Street
    Baileyville, ME 04694
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Father Kevin J. Martin
  • Interment

    Location
    Belmont Cemetery
    Address
    121 Grove Street
    Belmont, Massachusetts 02478
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Affiliations

  • American Legion
  • Army
  • Good Conduct Medal
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Korean Service Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • United Nations Service Medal
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst

Purchase Flowers

Consider providing a gift of comfort for the family of Richard Carroll by sending flowers.

Purchase Flowers

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Richard here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
FM

Fr. Kevin Martin

Posted at 08:15pm
Dear friends
May the God of Hope give you the fullness of peace, and may the Lord of Life always be with you. + Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and may perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul, and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: