Richard Wilczewski Obituary

Richard  Wilczewski
Richard Wilczewski

September 6, 1947 - September 1, 2019
Born in Jersey City, New Jersey
Resided in Somerville, New Jersey



Richard “Rich” Wilczewski

71, died September 1, 2019.

Richard was born in Jersey City and formerly of Bridgewater for 35 years before moving to Somerville in 2012. He was a 1965 graduate of Dickinson High School. He was employed as a computer technician at Mennen Corporation and then Lab Corporation, retiring in 2002. Richard was a parishioner of St. Bernard RC Church in Bridgewater. He was a veteran of the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. In his spare time, Richard enjoyed bowling and watching movies and the NY Giants Football Team. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

He is predeceased by his sister Janet Wilczewski and brother John Wilczewski.

Surviving are his wife of 44 years, Diane, two daughters Lisa Bowen and Mindy Goteiner and husband Brian, a son Albert Betancourt, two brothers Theodore and Gary, four sisters Diane Powell, Marion Wilczewski, Carol Orlando, and Lois Wilczewski, and eight grandchildren Brittney, Alexis, Jordan, David, Dylan, Sydney, Chase, and Mackenzie.

Prayers will be 9am Saturday at Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville followed by a 10am mass at St. Bernard RC Church, Bridgewater. Entombment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery in Bridgewater.

Visitation will be 2-4pm and 7-9pm Friday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to the Somerville Rescue Squad, 21 Park Ave, Somerville, NJ 08876. To send condolences to the family, visit



Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Friday, September 6, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday, September 6, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
St. Bernard of Clairvaux Church
500 Route 22 East
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Saturday, September 7, 2019
10:00 AM
St. Bernard Cemetery
551 State Route 28
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Saturday, September 7, 2019


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