Richard W. Tullo of Dumont was 84 years old when he passed away Saturday, March 14th surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in New York City, Richard lived for over 50 years in Dumont. He proudly served his country in the United Sates Army from 1955 to 1957. Richard was a life Member of the New Milford-Teaneck Elks Lodge 2290. He was an avid Yankees fan, but what gave him the greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his beautiful grandchildren who were his everything.
Richard was predeceased by his parents Alexander and Esther Tullo. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Irene (nee Pappas); his loving children, son Richard Tullo and his wife Larene, daughter Donna Riker and husband Scott, and daughter Denise Meeks and husband Jonathan. Richard is the cherished grandfather (Pop) of Nickolas and his wife Kelly, Kyle, Hayley, Amanda, Maranda, and Cassidy. He is the devoted brother of Nettie Carlin and husband Mickey and the late Anna and Vinnie DeLuca. He is also survived by his loving nieces and nephews, many dear cousins and friends, and his beloved Aunt Rose (Rosh). Due to the current global health crisis a Memorial Mass and a celebration of Richard’s life will be held on a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tomorrows Children’s Fund, 30 Prospect Ave., Hackensack, NJ, 07601.
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Tomorrows Chirldren's Fund
30 Prospect Avenue, Hackensack NJ 07601