Richard M. Canavera
Richard M. Canavera, 83, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Tuesday July 30, 2013 at home.
Born in Norway, Michigan, Richard has been an area resident for over the past 60 years.
He was a dispatcher for Cooper Jarrett Trucking Company in Bound Book, N.J., where he retired with more than 20 years of service.
Richard was President / Bartender for the Cook Athletic Association. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid Michigan sports fan. Richard was also a veteran of the US Army.
Son of the late Louis and Libby Belland Canavera, husband of the late Carole Canavera, and father of the late John Canavera, and father-in-law of the late Patricia Canavera, he is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law, Richard Canavera of Burlington; Michael and Laura Canavera of Ewing; Paul and Donna Canavera of Lawrenceville; two daughters and two sons-in-law, Lynne and Wiliam Vasquez of Hamilton; Lori and Mel Losowski of Bordentown; eight grandchildren Henrry, Jr., Chris, Amanda, Brittany, Gabrielle, Morgan, Nicholas, and Jayme, two great grandchildren Ashton and Angelina, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services were private and at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements were by the M. William Murphy Funeral Home 935 Parkway Ave. in Ewing. Visit www.murphyfh.com.
Posted on 02 Aug 2013 by MFH