Richard Raucci, 62, passed away peacefully Monday April 10, 2023, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, surrounded by his family and friends. Richard was born April 17, 1960, to Eugene and Jean Raucci in MA.
Richard met the love of his life Lucia and eventually relocated to Virginia Beach in July of 1996. Their marriage resulted in one child, Rachel. Family meant everything to Richard, and he made sure everyone knew it. Richard had recently retired after 44 years with Raytheon. After retirement he embarked on a new adventure working at Rivers Casino which he thoroughly enjoyed. In his spare time, he enjoyed going out with new friends and old friends alike; he also enjoyed cruising to the different islands with his best friends, Kasi and Don Daniel.
In addition to being predeceased by his parents, Richard was also predeceased by his beautiful wife, Lucia Raucci and grandson David Korver. Left to cherish his memory are his one and only daughter Rachel and her husband Tyler Korver; granddaughter Libby Korver; sisters- Patricia McAleenan and husband Michael, Cynthia Gilardi and husband Anthony, Lee Merrill and husband James; Brothers- Robert Raucci and wife Beth and William Raucci and wife Dale; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and LOTS of loving friends.
A celebration of life will be held at 1:00pm on Friday May 26, 2023 at Altmeyer Funeral home, 5033 Rouse Drive. In Virginia Beach. It will also be streamed live for those that cannot attend in person. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Breast cancer society or the American Heart association. Condolences may be left for the family below.
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