Richard Couture

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“The " Monsignor" was a very special person whether at work, on the golf course, at church or at a sporting events. He always let you know his call...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Edward Malila - Milton, VT

“My sincere and heart-felt condolences to the Couture family. Dick was a wonderful family man and friend. He was a special guy and will be missed by...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Ed Collins - Essex, VT - friend

“Our sincere condolences. We have fond memories of Dick and will miss his annual email messages.Kathy Gubala-Winter and Rich Winter ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to Pat and my cousins. I was so sorry to learn today of Dicks passing. God bless you and your families. ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Joan Hazeltine - Essex, VT

“I inew Dick for many years and he was always a well respected guy with a love of family and athletics in addition to being a solid professional. ...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Stuart Burroughs - coworker

“I first encountered Dick Couture on the basketball court. He was always a strict, but fair ref. He refereed my games from CYO to Varsity Ball. I...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Liz Gillis - Burlington, VT

“Condolences to all the Couture family members on the loss of Dick. I was fortunate to have I worked with Dick at IBM, at one point on the same dept....Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“My thoughts go out to the Couture family. I have great memories camping with and then being coached in a little league by Dick. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“We are honored to celebrate the memory and impact of Mr. Richard Couture by donating to Rice Memorial High School. Our thoughts are with the Couture...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Hilton, Software Engineering - TX

“Our deepest condolences to the family. May the God of comfort and mercy grant you and your family hope and peace during this time of sadness and...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: DD

“Our thoughts and prayers to Dicks Family. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Pat and Steve Ingalls - VT

“As a basketball official, Dick was instrumental in my career. He was the commissioner when I started in 1983. In my second year I was assigned a JV...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Edgar Clodfelter - Adamant, VT

“Dick was a special person always there for folks to help, provide input, analyze, coach, observe, and enjoyed all knew him. He was a wonderful...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Sending our deepest sympathies. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Ken & Judy NortonSaint Lambert ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Pepe, you will be dearly missed. All our love! Tom, Andrea, Makena and Hana. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Our hearts go out to all of you. ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Mandy,Frank and Family Brandolino - VT

17 of 24 | Posted by: The Mandy and Frank Brandolino Family - VT

“Sending healing prayers and hugs. We are so sorry for your loss. With deepest sympathy. ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Don & Karen Thomas - Dallas, TX

“Sending healing prayers and hugs. We are so sorry for your loss. With deepest sympathy. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Don & Karen Thomas - DALLAS, TX

20 of 24 | Posted by: Carol Coltran - Bowie

“Grateful he experienced the warmth and love of family right through his final breath. So many blessings and still there's the missing. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Amy Stuart - Burlington, VT

“What an accomplished life Dick led. Truly a time to celebrate countless achievements and family unity and love. Bernie, I send condolences to you and...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Elaine Lawson - St. Albans, VT

“Pat and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you today and the days ahead. Rest in Peace my friend. ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Phyllis and Bernie DeVarney - VT

“My heartfelt sympathys go out to the family and friends during this difficult time. I hope the words in 1 Thessalonians 4 : 14 can bring you some...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

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Richard was born on July 27, 1939 and passed away in September 2018.

Richard was a resident of South Burlington, Vermont at the time of passing.

Richard "Dick" was born on July 27, 1939 in Burlington and attended Nazareth School, graduated from Cathedral High School in 1957 and graduated from St. Michael's College in May of 1961 with a degree in business.

He entered the Air Force in 1961 as a 2nd Lieutenant, serving 3 years of active duty and resigned his post in the USAFR on December 13, 1973 as a Captain.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday October 6, 2018 at 10:00 am at Christ the King Church Locust St, Burlington. Burial will follow at Resurrection Park Cemetery, Hinesburg Rd, South Burlington. Ready Funeral and Cremation Services 261 Shelburne Road Burlington VT 05401 Mass of Christian Burial Christ the King Church 136 Locust St Burlington Vermont 05401 Resurrection Park Cemetery 200 Hinesburg Rd South Burlington Vermont 05403 Christ the King School 136 Locust St Burlington, 05401 The mission of Christ the King School is to provide an excellent education in a Catholic community of love and care; to foster respect for self and others; and to nourish a life-long devotion to God and the teachings of Jesus Christ.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ the King School or Rice Memorial High School.