The Rev. Mr. Donald Ellis Richter died peacefully on Sunday, September 28, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. The Rev. Mr. Richter is survived by his wife Elizabeth Anne Richter, daughter Martha and her husband Eric Smith, son David and his partner Marckle Myers, daughter Laura and her husband Mark Marshall, and grandchildren Emma Marshall and Eric Marshall.
The Rev. Mr. Richter was born in Lancaster, MA and graduated from Bowdoin College, Andover Newton Theological School, and participated in Ecumenical studies at St. George's House at Windsor Castle, England. Rev. Richter served UCC churches in Chelsea, VT, Seekonk and Westminster, MA.
A memorial Service was held at 11:00am on Saturday, October 4th at the Central Baptist Church in Jamestown, Rhode Island (99 Narragansett Avenue) with the Rev. Dr. John Lombard from Trinitarian Congregational Church in Concord, MA. A light luncheon followed.
Donations may be sent in Donald's memory to the Central Baptist Church in Jamestown, RI, Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island (South County) or the American Cancer Society.