It is with saddened hearts that the family shares the loss of our treasured and precious husband, father and papa at the Brantford General Hospital on Thursday, April 12th, 2018 at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Wanda Jean (nee Nunn), father of Christa Manning, Karrie and Michael Ondercin, Kris and Marcia Cowan and Craig and Tamara Cowan. Most loving and proud papa of Karalyn, Mason, Maxwell, Edie, Ella, Abbey and Carter. Richard will be fondly remembered by his many brothers and sisters, several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends for a Celebration of Richard’s Life on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 2-5 p.m. with reflections at 3:00 p.m. at the Charing Cross Reception Suites, adjacent to the TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford. Donations in memory of Richard can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Brantford General Hospital Foundation.