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Richard A. "Dick" Middleton

August 26, 1939 July 25, 2018
Richard A. "Dick" Middleton
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Obituary for Richard A. "Dick" Middleton

Richard A. “Dick” Middleton, 78, of Brockton, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of the late Marie (Cerci) Middleton.

Born August 26, 1939 in Brockton, he was the son of the late Charles Middleton and Evelyn (Flannery) Middleton. A lifelong Brockton resident, he graduated from Brockton High School in 1957. He served in the United States Army.

Dick was the owner and operator of Richard Middleton Real Estate Company for over 56 years. He also built and restored many homes in the Brockton area.

He was a member of the Brockton YMCA for 60 years, member of the Boston Multiple Listing Service, past president of the Board of Realtors and member of Thorny Lea Golf Club.

Dick was devoted to his family and many friends and was always very positive, happy, friendly and giving man who touched many hearts. He was an avid sportsman.

He is survived by his children, Craig Middleton and his wife Sherrie of Brockton, the late Stacy Middleton, Nicole Pretorius and her husband Richard of Bridgewater and Darlene Anderson and her husband Joseph of Mansfield; loving grandfather of Alysha Middleton of Fall River, Richard Middleton of Brockton, Nicholas Liolios and his wife Kristen of Lakeville, Joseph Anderson of Mansfield and William Anderson of Mansfield; step-grandfather of Johnny Butler; great grandfather of Ariyah, Sadie and Cora; his brother, Frank Middleton and his wife Ginny of Orleans; his sister, Jane Parish and her husband Timothy of Buzzards Bay; he is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., (Rt123) Brockton on Saturday at 9:00AM thence to Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 439 West St., Brockton where a funeral mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul at 10:00AM. Interment will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery, West Bridgewater. Calling hours Friday 4:00-8:00PM. Donations in Dick’s memory may be made to the Stacy Middleton Scholarship Fund, C/O Harborone Bank, 443 Belmont St., Brockton, MA 02301 or a charity of one’s choice.

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4:00 PM 7/27/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 7/27/2018 8:00:00 PM
Russell & Pica Funeral Home

165 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA 02301

Russell & Pica Funeral Home
165 Belmont Street Brockton 02301 MA
United States





10:00 AM 7/28/2018 10:00:00 AM
Our Lady of Lourdes Church

439 West Street
Brockton, MA 02301

Our Lady of Lourdes Church
439 West Street Brockton 02301 MA
United States

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Charity of One's Choice

Stacy Middleton Scholarship Fund C/O Harborone Bank

443 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA 02301

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