Richard J. Sturtevant, Sr. Print E-mail

Richard J. Sturtevant, Sr.
Veteran of U.S. Marines


Richard J. Sturtevant, Sr., 57, formerly of Lowell, died Thursday evening at his home in New Bedford, MA.
Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, August 31,1957, the son of the late Winfield H. and the late Marion E. (Noonan) Sturtevant, he attended St. Michael’s Grammar school and was a graduate of Lowell High School.
Following school, Richard went on to join the U.S Marines where he proudly served his country.
Richard spent most of his career in the auto body repair business in Greater Lowell until his retirement.
In addition to his love of cars, he also was a big Elvis Presley fan.
Richard is survived by his daughter Dierdra L. Smith and her husband Kilder of Lowell; three sons Richard J. Sturtevant Jr., Darren J. Sturtevant and Michael P. Sturtevant all of Lowell; two grandchildren Kayden-james and Isabella Smith; two sisters Diane Murray of Billerica, Marilyn Foley and her husband Peter of Pelham, NH; a brother Robert Sturtevant and his wife Cathy of Lowell; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME 276 PAWTUCKET ST. at Fletcher from 9 to 10:30 A.M. Friday. His Funeral Service will follow in the Funeral Home at 10:30 A.M. Burial in Massachusetts State Veterans’ Cemetery in Winchendon. E-condolences/directions at Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Fund. Arrangements by the O’Donnell Funeral Home (978) 458-8768.    



Condolences (3)
  • Kevin Callery  - R.I.P. Ritchie
    Ritchie you will be missed and fondly remembered. Rest in Piece. The battle is over. Kevin C.
  • Mark Mac Phail  - Bedford V.A.
    I Met Richard at Bedford V.A.and we Spent some time together after Realizing that we both knew some of the same people.He was a kind and caring person and he will be missed by everyone.My Deepest condolences to his friends and family.Mark Mac Phail
  • Noreen & Tom Heffner
    The loss of a love one is always difficult and sad. We want you ALL to know that our prayers and thoughts are with you ALL, and with Richard. With love & best wishes.
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