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“Dick loved life and loved people! He always had a smile and a kind word to share. My family always enjoyed hearing from Dick. We will miss him and...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Chritian Elkington - Friend

“Dick was a wonderful man - very affable, caring and giving. We remember him as always having a smile on his face. May God bless him and all of you...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Ted and Marie Doyle - MA

“I had the privilege to engineer products which were technically sold by Richard for over 20 years. In the early years, when he traveled to Wisconsin...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Todd Martin - Barneveld, WI

“I will miss you my friend. I know you are at peace because you are will Nell again. You two were wonderful roll models for love everlasting - not...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Dawn Forseth - Mazomanie, WI

“I was a band mate of Richard. I so enjoyed his company and our chats during the breaks. He was a Red Sox fan and I rooted for the Yankees. He was a...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Harvey Black - Madison, WI

“Dick , I am missing you and will do so forever. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Ray

“Dick loved music and he loved people. He was always there with a smile and a song. I am so sad that I won't be hearing his voice on the phone singing...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Debbie Sullivan - Waltham, MA

“I was blessed to sit next to and play along with Dick in the trombone section of New Horizons. A genuine kind soul. Engaging, funny, and serous about...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Brian Rust - McFarland, WI

“Dear Beth, Jennifer and Scott, I've known your father for forty years. We met at a shared desk in a cost accounting class at Bentley College in 1978....Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Barbara Donnellan - MA - Friend

“Richard was a valued member of the New Horizons Band in Madison, Wi. for many years. He was a good trombone player and we enjoyed having him with us...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: muriel gilbert - lone rock, WI

“Please accept my deepest sympathy on your loss. Dick and I were friends from swing band (I am a flutist) and we enjoyed a shared love of jazz. Our...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Judy Levin - Madison, WI - Friend

“Dick and I sat next to each other in the trombone section of the New Horizons Swing Band in Madison and we got together now and then for breakfast or...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Ken Johnson - Madison, WI

“SO sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Scott Miller - Pawtucket, RI

“I will always miss this very dear friend.He was always so kind and considerate.He loved his family to an extreme. I would like to think we had a very...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Charles Kirk - Nixa, MO - Friend

“My Condolences To The Family; I'm so sorry for your great loss. May the God of all comfort be with you all during this difficult time. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“With our deepest sympathy from Lynnfield Catholic Collaborative, Our Lady of the Assumption and Saint Maria Goretti parish, staff and parishioners...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Lou Goodwin - peabody, MA

“You have my deepest sympathy. May God give you peace and strength to keep you going during your time of sorrow. ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Deepest condolences ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Robert Rosenberg - Miami Beach, FL

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Richard G. Areglado, 78 of Mt. Horeb Wisconsin, formerly of Reading, died on Friday November 9 in Melrose.

He was born in Boston on July 29, 1940 and was the son of the late Richard and Mary (Swedloff) Areglado.

Richard was a graduate of Boston English High School and Bentley College. He had been a Wisconsin resident since 1996.

He was the husband of the late Helen (Miles) Areglado. Richard was the loving father of Scott Areglado and his wife Cindy of Lynnfield, Beth Kaiser and her husband Brad of Menlo Park, California, and Jennifer Rosenberg Harter and her husband Bryan of Wakefield. He was the brother of Ronald J. Areglado of Charlestown, RI., brother-in-law of Mary Raposa of Portsmouth, RI. and the Fiancée of Laurena "Mitzi" Gatlin of Topsfield. He is also survived by his 6 grandchildren Christopher, Jeffrey, Andrew, Daniel, Russell, and Zachary and several nieces and nephews.

His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Our Lady of Assumption Church, corner of Salem and Grove St., Lynnfield on Thursday at 10am. Interment, Lakeside Cemetery, Wakefield.

In lieu of flowers to: Music and Youth online: or checks to: Music & Youth Initiative, 398 Columbus Avenue, PMB 307, Boston, MA 02116