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Richard Joseph Alessandri '71
Posted 08/24/2017 04:49PM

Obituary for Richard Joseph Alessandri

Ric passed away peacefully on August 21, 2017, surrounded by his loved ones at his family home in Fairfield. He was born in San Francisco, CA on April 2, 1953 to Edward and Rena Alessandri.

Ric retired in 2015 from Emerson Electric Company after 30 years of service. He was an avid golfer, a true S.F. Giants Fan, and loved to travel with his family.

Ric was a loving husband, devoted father, and brother. He will truly be missed by many.

Ric survived by his Wife Cynthia Alessandri of Fairfield, CA. His Son Anthony (Negin) Alessandri of Kaneohe, HI, His Daughter Lisa Alessandri of Kaneohe, HI, and His Sister Gail (Ron) Vetter of Pinole, CA.

A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 2700 Dover Ave. Fairfield, CA on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 11AM. Following the Mass, a Reception will be held at Paradise Golf Course, 3950 Paradise Valley Drive, Fairfield, CA.

In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States, 302 Ridgefield Ct Asheville, NC 28806 or online at

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