Richard passed away in his home on December 17, 2017. He was born in Lockport, New York on November 29, 1977 to Richard, Jr. and Diane (Christian) McDonald.
He honorably served our nation's military, serving tours of duty overseas in the infantry that included Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan. He served with the 82nd Airborne, 101st, and the 10th Mountain divisions.
Richard enjoyed 'rolling' with his buddies at his favorite Jiu jJitsu club in Manchester Connecticut, studying philosophy, collecting books and spending quality time with his children.
Richard was married to Kara (Hall) on January 6, 2009. They have four wonderful children together, Aeris, Elliot, Leonidas and Imagine.
He is survived by his brother, Christopher (Marcia); and predeceased by his sister, Heather.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to his favorite cause, Mission 22, PO Box 1511, Nashville, IN 47448.
Published on December 21, 2017