Jewish 07

Richard Katz

June 15, 1937 ~ October 8, 2019 (age 82)



Richard “Dick” Katz was born in Providence RI on June 15, 1937.  Richard resided in Manchester NH for 62 years until moving to Boynton Beach, FL in 2007.  He died on October 8, 2019, following a brief illness. Richard was married to the love of his life Nancy for over 55 years.  Family members include his son Jeffrey (Eleni) of Schnecksville PA and his daughter Randi of Parrish, FL.  Other family members include is wonderful grandchildren Collin and Jackie Katz.

Richard graduated from Central High School in Manchester NH in 1955 and The University of New Hampshire in 1959.  He was the owner of Robards Flooring in Manchester from 1964-1989.  Robards was a family operated business which opened in Manchester in 1945.  Richard was then President of M.D. Inspection Services from 1989-2017.

Richard was known for his quick wit, sense of humor and for being an avid New England sports fan.  He was a member of Lafayette Lodge #41 of Goffstown NH and Bektash Shriners.

Services will be held at Manchester Hebrew Cemetery, S. Beech St, Manchester NH at 11 AM Friday, October 11.  Charitable contributions can be made in his memory to: Sophie and Harry Katz Fund @ Temple Adath Yeshurun, 152 Prospect St. Manchester, NH 03104 or the charity of your choice.  


Funeral Home
Goodwin Funeral Home & Cremation Services
607 Chestnut St, Manchester, NH 03104

Manchester Hebrew Cemetery Chapel
South Beech Street, Manchester, New Hampshire

Manchester Hebrew Cemetery
South Beech Street, Manchester, New Hampshire

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October 11, 2019

9:40 AM
Manchester Hebrew Cemetery Chapel South Beech Street, Manchester Hebrew Cemetery South Beech Street, New Hampshire, Manchester

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