Richard M. Shattuck, Sr., age 74, passed away at home on Wednesday July 22, 2020. Richard was born in Greenfield, MA son of the late Chester and Gertrude (Martin) Shattuck. He was retired from New England Telephone Company as a Foreman. Richard was an avid golfer, a member of Holyoke Elks Lodge #902 and a former owner of Ronnie’s Restaurant in Holyoke. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Denise M. (Piquette) Shattuck in 2006. He is survived by his children: Richard M. Shattuck, Jr. and his wife Gail of Chicopee, Carrie A. Rooney of Chicopee, and Jason T. Shattuck of South Hadley; five grandchildren: Derrick, Dylan, Carolyn, Cathryn, and Cali; four great-grandchildren: Braydon, Abigail, Gianna, and Domenic; a beloved sister in law and brother in law Michele and Baron Maruca; a brother and sister in law Hank and Jean Piquette, and many nieces and nephews. Richard was predeceased by two brothers, Chester Shattuck and George Shattuck. The funeral will be held Monday July 27 at 10:00am from the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street, followed by Mass of Christian of Burial at 11:00am in Blessed Sacrament Church. Burial will take place in St. Jerome Cemetery. Calling hours are Sunday from 4:00 to 7:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Richard to the American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association, or the American Cancer Society.
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