Richard J. Radigan of New Milford, CT, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017 in New Milford Hospital at the age of 70.
He was born December 6, 1946 in Hoboken, NJ, son of the late James and Margaret (Jones) Radigan. In 1964, he graduated from Madison Township High School in Old Bridge, NJ. On July 13, 1968, he married Cheryl Dyson in Lyndhurst, NJ. The Radigans have lived in New Milford for the past twenty three years. Mr. Radigan had worked for Taiyo America in Carson City, NV, as regional sales manager and for Ciba Specialty Chemicals in Brewster, NY, as an applications engineer and most recently for Honda of Danbury, CT, as a sales and leasing consultant.
Mr. Radigan is survived by his wife: Cheryl of New Milford, CT; son: Richard Radigan and his wife, Rachel of Millsap, TX; daughter: Kimberly Radigan of New Milford, CT; sister: Jerrilyn Eckardt and her husband, George of Garfield, NJ; and two grandchildren: Derrick and Alexander Radigan. He was predeceased by his brother, James Radigan ,of Lyndhurst, NJ.
Calling hours will be held at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT, on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm with a funeral service starting at 8:00pm at the funeral home. Interment will be private.
Contributions in Mr. Radigan’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 38 Richards Ave., Norwalk, CT 06854.