Richard Robert Corcoran, Sr. 66, also known as “Corky” to his friends, passed away on November 10th 2019 in his home in Coventry after a long illness.
He was the son of the late Thomas and Louise (Neilan) Corcoran of Hope Valley. He leaves behind a son Richard Robert Corcoran, Jr., his wife Kerry of Fairhaven Mass, daughter Audrey Goulet and husband Steven of North Providence, long-time companion Georgia Nurse of Pawtucket. Grandfather to Nicholas J. Caine, Jordan R. Stephenson, Michaela M. Stephenson, Kayleigh Corcoran and Camdyn Corcoran. Also a great-grandson and several nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. He leaves behind brothers Thomas and Christopher Corcoran and sisters Louise Oliver, Nancy Moore and her husband Michael. Preceded in death by sister Patricia Corcoran.
He served his country proudly in the U.S. Marine Corps during Vietnam. He loved being a homebody, reggae music and a good prime rib. Pipefitter by trade but could fix just about anything. He’ll be sorely missed by everyone who knew him.