Richard Barretta, 77, of Orange, beloved husband of the late Marie Romano Barretta passed away on September 5, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. Richard was born in New Haven, son of the late Giacomo and Antoinette Tammaro Barretta. Richard was a licensed contractor and builder and was a lifelong resident of Orange. He was a devoted father to Richard (Lisa) Barretta Jr., David (Jennifer) Barretta, and Christopher (Jena) Barretta. He also leaves his sister Janie Saccu and Marie (William) Ryder. Predeceased by brothers Louis and Charles Barretta. He also leaves 10 grandchildren. He will be sadly missed by all who had the honor of knowing him.
There will be no hours of visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday in Holy Infant Church at 10am. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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