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Richard T Cosgrove
August 10, 2020


Richard T. Cosgrove, age 79, of Kingston, passed away Monday, August 10, 2020 at home.

He was born on February 13, 1941 and was the son of the late John and Eleanore Gutkowski Cosgrove.

Dick lived a full life, loved to play semi-pro baseball and softball. He also loved to travel, taking at least 20 cruises and visiting Hawaii, Alaska and Ireland.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Sgt. John Cosgrove, Jr.

Surviving are his longtime partner of 39 years, Margaret M. Dougherty Evans; children, Dr. Richard Evans and wife, Cheryl, of Harrisburg; Susan Naperkowski, of Wilkes-Barre Township, and her husband, Mark, of Florida; Robert Evans and wife, Susan, of Eagen, Minnesota; 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Falzone and husband, Philip, of Laflin, and Tina Piscorik and husband, Joseph, of Spring Brook Township; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke.

Guestbook Entries

I have just learned of the passing of Cousin Richard. My deepest sympathy as I remember him from our childhood days. Always smiling and handsome! May he rest in peace as he is rejoined with many family members. May many happy memories be the source of comfort for his family.

Bernice Sikora, Cousin (4 months ago)

Aunt Marg. Our deepest condolences on the loss of Dick. We will miss his smile, his energy, and of course his sense of humor. Sending hugs, love, and prayers to you and the family. Love, Ann, Mike, Brian, Joseph, and Rebecca.

The Flaherty Family (8 months ago)

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