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Richard H. Bourdage

Published: Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 2:31 p.m. CDT

Richard H.  Bourdage, 85, Mt. Morris, died on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 in his home.

Richard was born on Jan. 24, 19 28 in Berlin, N.H., the son of M. Placid and Wilhomina (LaChapelle) Bourdage.

He was a father, a mentor, and a teacher to many.

Rich was a carpenter at heart, loved tinkering with machinery, and his garden.

He will be sadly missed but never forgotten especially by Rusty and Patti, Lori and Randy, and too many others to mention.

A memorial gathering will be held in the spring, at his home on Moose Road.

In lieu of flowers memorial will be established.

“Special thanks, Rich! You were the dad you didn’t have to be.” Rusty.

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