Richard J. Powell – 1/3/2021

January 4th, 2021



Richard J. Powell, 63, of Linwood passed away on January 3rd 2021 at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  Richard was born and raised in Chester where he graduated from Chester High School.  He later went on to earn an associate’s degree from Delaware County Community College.  He worked for many years for the Wawa Corporation.  Richard was a man of great faith who valued and loved spending time with his family.

He was an avid fan of Phillies baseball and also played baseball for many years.  He was predeceased by his parents, Richard W. and Julia Powell.  He is survived by his son, Richard “Chris” Powell; grandchildren, Katelyn Powell, Brandon Powell, and Sianna Cruz; brothers, Scott, George, and Danny Powell; sisters, Shirley Powell, Joanne Eckert.

His funeral service will be held on Friday, January 8th at 1pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, PA.  Friends and family are invited to his viewing from 12-1pm at the funeral home.  Burial will be private.

5 thoughts on “Richard J. Powell – 1/3/2021

  • By Catherine Romero on

    Danny, my brother, I think of you as a brother. My brother, I Love you and my best wishes go out to you today during your brother’s funeral.  Take care of yourself.  I am sending good vibes today to you, Pat and Eileen. 

  • By Mary Moretti Kounnas on

    I’m so sorry and so so sad by this news. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Today and always, God Bless , Mary Moretti- Kounnas

  • By Janice Chiominto McDonough on

    My sincere Condolences to the family of Rich.
    I had the pleasure to grow up with the entire Powell family.
    Prayers for his family.

  • By Maureen Hughes on

    John and I send our sincere condolences to Dan Powell and his entire family, on the loss of his brother. He is now at peace and no longer suffering.

  • By Fr. Francis Zlotkowski, CSC on

    Dear Marge, Chris, Katelyn, Brandon and family of Rich
    Please accept my prayers and condolences.
    I want to be with you in person on Friday but can not join you.
    I will take time in prayer on Friday at 1 pm to remember Rich and all of you.
    I have remembered him and all of you at Mass.
    Fr. Frank Zlotkowski, CSC

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