Richard A. Antonelli, age 77, of West Chester, PA, formerly of Broomall, PA, passed away on September 1, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Armand and Dorothy Antonelli (nee Mehlmann).
Richard was a loving Dad, Pop, and GGPop. He was also a member of The Knights of Columbus in Springfield, PA, where he was a Fourth Degree Knight. He was an avid bowler “back in the day”, and a devoted spectator of the Eagles.
Richard was the beloved husband of the late Helen Antonelli (nee Aylmer); loving father of Kim Stathes (Garey), Christine Antonelli (Jim Martino), and Deborah Smith; dear brother of Robert Antonelli (Jean). Also survived by 8 grandchildren, Nicole (Tony), Garey (Cyndie), Alex (Tamara), Joe, Melissa, Michelle, Debbie, Lauren, and 12 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his sister, Kathleen Inverso and brother-in-law, Dee.
Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Monday, September 9, 2019 10:00-10:30 AM at St. Peter Church, 2835 Manor Road, Coatesville, PA 19320, followed by his Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM. Interment All Souls Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to the St. Thomas More Alumni Association, PO Box 294, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 or in Helen’s memory toThe ALS Association, Attn:Gift Processing Center, PO Box 37022, Boone, IA 50037-0022 would be appreciated.