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Richard Henry Claudio

Date of Death: November 7, 2023

Date of Birth: January 18, 1944


Richard H. Claudio, age 79, of Augusta ME, died on November 7, 2023 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice. He was born on January 18, 1944 from Clementina (Costa) Nardo and Joseph Claudio of Boston, MA.

 He worked many years as an Autobody Technician for the Ford Motor Co.  and lastly as a Resident Care Manager for the Walter E. Fernald School in Waltham, MA. He was a member of the Kennebec Valley Model Aviators R/C Club and Starmaker Online Karaoke with over four thousand followers. He enjoyed singing and had his own Karaoke Business as Big Rich.

He is predeceased by his 3 wives- Maria (Fazzolari) (divorced), Crystal (Hutchinson) (Widowed) and Diane James (divorced).

He is survived by 3 daughters- Tracy Claudio of Chelmsford MA, Jennifer James of Auburn, ME and Patricia Bailey of Newport, RI and son Richard H. Claudio II of Waterville, ME.  He had one brother Robert Parise of Reading MA. He was also blessed with two grandsons- Michael and Hunter Claudio of Waterville, ME.

Services will be held privately and he will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett, MA.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Gosnell Memorial Hospice at 11 Hunnewell Rd. Scarborough,  ME or email: or on the web-

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